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              Books by Colin Burgess

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              Behind Palace Doors
               

              Behind Palace Doors (Paperback)

              By Burgess, Colin

              • RRP: $38.99
              • $31.19
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              The life of the Queen Mother was intensely secret.

              ISBN 9781786063779
              Published 1 September 2017 by John Blake Publishing Ltd
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              The Diggers of Colditz: The classic Australian POW story about escape from the impossible

              The Diggers of Colditz: The classic Australian POW story about escape from the impossible (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Champ, Jack; Burgess, Colin

              • RRP: $39.99
              • $31.19
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              Colditz Castle was Nazi Germany's infamous `escape-proof' wartime prison, where hundreds of the most determined and resourceful Allied prisoners were sent. Despite having more guards than inmates, Australian Lieutenant Jack Champ and other prisoners tirelessly carried out their c ...

              ISBN 9781760852146
              Published 1 July 2019 by Simon & Schuster Australia
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              Untitled World War Book: Australia's Greatest Escape Stories from Two World Wars
               

              Untitled World War Book: Australia's Greatest Escape Stories from Two World Wars (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Burgess, Colin

              • RRP: $39.99
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              A collection of stories about the most dangerous aspect of the Australian prisoner of war experience - escape. Here is all the adventure, suspense and courage of ordinary Australians who defied their captors; men willing to risk death in order to overcome almost impossible odds i ...

              ISBN 9781760854294
              Release Date 1 August 2020 by Simon & Schuster Australia
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              Footprints in the Dust: The Epic Voyages of Apollo, 1969-1975
                

              Footprints in the Dust: The Epic Voyages of Apollo, 1969-1975 (Hardback)

              Edited by Burgess, Colin; Foreword by Gordon, Richard F.

              • $94.99

              Explores the Apollo missions and the most successful years of America's space program.

              ISBN 9780803226654
              Published 1 June 2010 by University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight
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              Shattered Dreams: The Lost and Canceled Space Missions
               

              Shattered Dreams: The Lost and Canceled Space Missions (Hardback)

              By Burgess, Colin; Foreword by Thomas, Don

              • $69.99

              'Shattered Dreams' recounts the personal stories and recollections of several men and women who were in line to fly a specific or future spaceflight mission but lost that opportunity due to personal reasons, mission cancellations, or even tragedies --

              ISBN 9781496206756
              Published 30 May 2019 by University of New South Wales
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              In the Shadow of the Moon: A Challenging Journey to Tranquility, 1965-1969
                

              In the Shadow of the Moon: A Challenging Journey to Tranquility, 1965-1969 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By French, Francis; Burgess, Colin; Foreword by Cunningham, Walter

              • $52.99

              Drawing on interviews with astronauts, cosmonauts, their families, technicians, and scientists, as well as Soviet and American government documents, the authors craft a remarkable story of the golden age of spaceflight as both an intimate human experience and a rollicking global ...

              ISBN 9780803229792
              Published 1 July 2010 by University of New South Wales
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              Series Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight
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              Fallen Astronauts: Heroes Who Died Reaching for the Moon, Revised Edition
               

              Fallen Astronauts: Heroes Who Died Reaching for the Moon, Revised Edition (Hardback, Revised edition)

              By Doolan, Kate; Burgess, Colin; Foreword by Cernan, Eugene A.

              • $78.50

              Near the end of the Apollo 15 mission, David Scott and fellow moonwalker James Irwin placed on the lunar soil a small tin figurine called The Fallen Astronaut . By telling the stories of the sixteen astronauts and cosmonauts who died in the quest to reach the moon between 1962 an ...

              ISBN 9780803285095
              Published 30 May 2016 by University of New South Wales
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              Series Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight
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              The Diggers of Colditz: The classic Australian POW story about escape from the impossible
                

              The Diggers of Colditz: The classic Australian POW story about escape from the impossible (EPUB ebook)

              By Champ, Jack; Burgess, Colin

              • $65.99

              Colditz Castle was Nazi Germany's infamous 'escape-proof' wartime prison, where hundreds of the most determined and resourceful Allied prisoners were sent. Despite having more guards than inmates, Australian Lieutenant Jack Champ and other prisoners tirelessly carried out their c ...

              ISBN 9781760852153
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              Language en
              Published 17 June 2019 by Simon & Schuster Ltd
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              Into That Silent Sea: Trailblazers of the Space Era, 1961-1965
                

              Into That Silent Sea: Trailblazers of the Space Era, 1961-1965 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By French, Francis; Burgess, Colin; Foreword by Haney, Paul

              • $48.99

              A people's history of the global space race in the 1960s, beginning with cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin and astronaut Alan Shepard and ending with the close of the Mercury and Voskhod programs in 1965.

              ISBN 9780803226395
              Published 30 November 2009 by University of New South Wales
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              Series Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight
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              Moon Bound: Choosing and Preparing NASA's Lunar Astronauts
                

              Moon Bound: Choosing and Preparing NASA's Lunar Astronauts (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2013 ed.)

              By Burgess, Colin

              • $146.50

              Alongside tales of how celebrated astronauts such as Buzz Aldrin were selected and trained by NASA, this remarkable account introduces fascinating personalities never assigned to a space mission and documents the complexities of developing selection criteria.

              ISBN 9781461438540
              Published 9 March 2013 by Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Space Exploration
              Usually ships 4-8 weeks – Internationally Sourced (on backorder)
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