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            No Surrender: A Father, a Son, and an Extraordinary Act of Heroism That Continues to Live on Today
             

            No Surrender: A Father, a Son, and an Extraordinary Act of Heroism That Continues to Live on Today (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Edmonds, Christopher; With Century, Douglas

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              21 Oct 19

            Part contemporary detective story, part World War II historical narrative, No Surrender is the inspiring true story of Roddie Edmonds, a Knoxville-born enlistee who risked his life during the final days of World War II to save others from murderous Nazis, and the lasting effects ...

            ISBN 9780062991508
            Release Date 21 October 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Looking for Mr. Smith: A Quest for Truth Behind The Long Walk, the Greatest Survival Story Ever Told
             

            Looking for Mr. Smith: A Quest for Truth Behind The Long Walk, the Greatest Survival Story Ever Told (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Willis, Linda

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            Tells the harrowing story about a group of POWs who escaped a labour camp in Siberia and walked to freedom in India during World War II. In this title, the author has questions about its authenticity: Was it all true? What happened after their arrival in India? Were there others ...

            ISBN 9781626365414
            Published 18 February 2014 by Skyhorse Publishing
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            The Note Through the Wire: A WWII Prisoner of War, a Resistance Heroine and Their Incredible True Story
             

            The Note Through the Wire: A WWII Prisoner of War, a Resistance Heroine and Their Incredible True Story (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gold, Doug

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            The Note Through the Wire is a true World War II love story about a Slovenian partisan, Josefine Lobnik, and a New Zealand prisoner of war, Bruce Murray, who met by chance when she pushed a note through the barbed wire fence of a POW camp. A series of remarkable coincidences saw ...

            ISBN 9781988547091
            Published 15 April 2019 by Allen & Unwin
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            The Note Through the Wire
               

            The Note Through the Wire (EPUB ebook)

            By Gold, Doug

            An extraordinary true story of a love that emerged, against all odds, between two young people from opposite sides of the globe fighting for freedom during World War II.

            ISBN 9781760871079
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            Language en
            Published 15 April 2019 by Allen & Unwin
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            Unbroken

            Unbroken (Paperback, Film tie-in edition)

            By Hillenbrand, Laura

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            Now a major film directed by Angelina Jolie to be released in 2014, this is the true story of one incredibly resilient WWII flier from the author of 'Seabiscuit'.

            ISBN 9780007580576
            Published 3 December 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            The 21 Escapes of Lt Alastair Cram: A compelling story of courage and endurance in the Second World War

            The 21 Escapes of Lt Alastair Cram: A compelling story of courage and endurance in the Second World War (Hardback)

            By Guss, David M.

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            The extraordinary - and never before told - story of Alastair Cram, the British soldier who escaped from prisoner-of-war camps not once but more than twenty times

            ISBN 9781509829569
            Published 12 June 2018 by Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 18+ years
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            Unbroken

            Unbroken (Paperback)

            By Hillenbrand, Laura

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            From the author of the bestselling and much-loved 'Seabiscuit', an extraordinary true story of courage and survival.

            ISBN 9780007378036
            Published 16 January 2012 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Surviving Tenko: The Story of Margot Turner
              

            Surviving Tenko: The Story of Margot Turner (EPUB ebook)

            By Starns, Penny

            Using recently released material from the National Archives and Turner's own words, Starns re-analyses the Pacific conflict against a backdrop of one person's incredible fortitude and strength, and brings the story of a remarkable woman to life.

            ISBN 9780752462318
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            Published 26 December 2010 by The History Press Ltd
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            Man's Search For Meaning: The classic tribute to hope from the Holocaust
             

            Man's Search For Meaning: The classic tribute to hope from the Holocaust (EPUB ebook)

            By Frankl, Viktor E.

            A prominent Viennese psychiatrist before the war, Viktor Frankl was uniquely able to observe the way that both he and others in Auschwitz coped (or didn't) with the experience. He noticed that it was the men who comforted others and who gave away their last piece of bread who sur ...

            ISBN 9781448177684
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            Published 9 December 2013 by Ebury Publishing
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Changi Book

            The Changi Book (Hardback)

            Edited by Grant, Lachlan

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            In the tradition of The Anzac Book comes this fascinating collection of accounts of life inside the notorious Shangi prison camp. The camp is synonymous with suffering and hardship, and the Australian prisoner of-war experience in the Second World War. But the Changi story is als ...

            ISBN 9781742231617
            Published 3 August 2015 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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