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Image for OTHER LOSSES : AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE MASS DEATHS OF GERMAN PRISONERS AT THE HANDS OF THE FRENCH AND AMERICANS AFTER WORLD WAR II

OTHER LOSSES : AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE MASS DEATHS OF GERMAN PRISONERS AT THE HANDS OF THE FRENCH AND AMERICANS AFTER WORLD WAR II

By: Bacque, J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Macdonald: 1990

Seller ID: 60245


Hardback; corners of boards dented, pages yellowed (low quality paper) otherwise good in marked, creased and scratched dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 252 pages View more info

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IN THE SHADOW OF DEATH: THE STORY OF A MEDIC ON THE BURMA RAILWAY 1942-45

By: Barwick, I. J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2005

Seller ID: 42239


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99.; Illustrated. ; 282 pages View more info

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COLLECTING COLDITZ AND ITS SECRETS: A UNIQUE PICTORIAL RECORD OF LIFE BEHIND THE WALLS

By: Booker, M.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Grub Street: 2005

Seller ID: 42669


Paperback; very good in creased card covers. ; A photographic history of life in the prisoner of war camp; based on first-hand accounts. Illustrated. ; 192 pages View more info

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COLLECTING COLDITZ AND ITS SECRETS: A UNIQUE PICTORIAL RECORD OF LIFE BEHIND THE WALLS

By: Booker, M.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Grub Street: 2005

Seller ID: 51285


New paperback copies. ; A photographic history of life in the prisoner of war camp; based on first-hand accounts. Illustrated. ; 192 pages View more info

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THE GREAT ESCAPERS: THE FULL STORY OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR'S MOST REMARKABLE MASS ESCAPE

By: Carroll, T.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Mainstream Publishing: 2004

Seller ID: 45223


Hardback; lean to spine, small tear to title page otherwise very good in creased dustjacket. ; The escape from Stalag Luft III. Illustrated. ; 272 pages View more info

Image for IN PRESENCE OF MY FOES: A MEMOIR OF CALAIS, COLDITZ AND WARTIME ESCAPE ADVENTURES

IN PRESENCE OF MY FOES: A MEMOIR OF CALAIS, COLDITZ AND WARTIME ESCAPE ADVENTURES

By: Davies-Scourfield, G.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2004

Seller ID: 57727


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; The author, a platoon commander with 60th Rifles, was wounded and captured at Calais, 1940. Illustrated. ; 241 pages View more info

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THE BLUE HAZE: POWS ON THE BURMA RAILWAY

By: Hall, L. G.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Kangaroo Press Pty Ltd.: 1996

Seller ID: 55506


Paperback; very good in card covers. ; Incorporating the History of 'A' Force Groups 3 & 5 Burma-Thai Railway, 1942-1943.; 344 pages View more info

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LONESOME ROAD

By: Harsh, G.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Longman: 1972

Seller ID: 57633


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed otherwise good in torn dustjacket. ; The author's account of his experiences: convicted of murder and pardoned after twelve years on a Georgia Chain Gang; served with the Canadian Air Forcel, shot down over Germany, taken prisoner and helped to engineer The Great Escape from Stalag Luft III. ; 222 pages View more info

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COMRADES ON THE KWAI

By: Henderson, S.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Socialist History Society: N.D.

Seller ID: 56272


Occasional Papers Series: No 6. Paperback; blemish to edge of pages otherwise good in yellowed and marked card covers. ; The author's experiences as a Japanese POW on the Burma-Siam Railway. Illustrated. ; 76 pages View more info

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SINS OF COMMISSION

By: Home, W. D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1985

Seller ID: 47442


Hardback; very good in faded and yelowed dustjacket. ; Captain William Douglas-Home refused to participate in the operation to capture the port of Le Havre, September 1944; he was court-martialed. Collection of letters written to his parents during his wartime service and imprisonment. ; 96 pages View more info

Image for NO SURRENDER : THE STORY OF WILLIAM E. JOHNS, DSM, CHIEF ORDNANCE ARTIFICER, AND HOW HE SURVIVED THE EVENTUAL SINKING OF HMS EXETER IN THE JAVAL SEA IN MARCH 1942

NO SURRENDER : THE STORY OF WILLIAM E. JOHNS, DSM, CHIEF ORDNANCE ARTIFICER, AND HOW HE SURVIVED THE EVENTUAL SINKING OF HMS EXETER IN THE JAVAL SEA IN MARCH 1942

By: Johns, W. E. & Kelly, R. A,

Price: £8.00

Publisher: W. H. Allen: 1989

Seller ID: 58421


Hardback; very good in creased and scratched dustjacket. ; A first-hand account of the Exeter's wartime career and his experiences as a prisoner of the Japanese. Illustrated. ; 224 pages View more info

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WHEN YOU GO HOME

By: Lane, A.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: A. Lane Publications: 1993

Seller ID: 59682


Hardback without dustjacket; edge of pages yellowed, pages a little wavy, otherwise good in marked boards. ; 'A dedication to the men, women & children who died at the hands of the Japanese in the Pacific during World War II'. The author's return to the former battle sites and prisoner of war camps. A Brief history of the fighting in Malaya and the fall of Singapore, with 200 colour photos taken today (1990s) and a Roll of Honour of those killed in action or as POWs. ; 3... View more info

Image for OUR CHANCES WERE ZERO: THE DARING ESCAPE BY TWO GERMANS FROM INDIA 1944

OUR CHANCES WERE ZERO: THE DARING ESCAPE BY TWO GERMANS FROM INDIA 1944

By: Magener, R.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Leo Cooper: 2001

Seller ID: 34225


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. ; First published as 'Prisoner's Bluff', 1954. ; 191 pages View more info

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BEYOND THE WIRE: ONE MAN'S REMARKABLE POW ESCAPES

By: Marlow, R.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Robert Hale: 1983

Seller ID: 44485


Hardback; foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in creased dustjacket. ; Memoir of Roy Marlow, shot down over North Africa in 1942 and captured by the Italians. ; 158 pages View more info

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THE REMORSELESS ROAD: SINGAPORE TO NAGASAKI

By: McEwan, J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Airlife Publishing Ltd.: 1997

Seller ID: 56159


Hardback; blemish to edge of pages otherwise good in lightly creased dustjacket. ; An RAF officer's account of capture and the Japanese prison camps in World War II. Illustrated. ; 298 pages View more info

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AND THE DAWN CAME UP LIKE THUNDER

By: Rawlings, L.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Rawlings, Chapman Publications: 1972

Seller ID: 58361


Hardback; very good in faded and creased dustjacket. First edition. ; Autobiography of an Artist at War and What Came After. With supporting account by Bill Duncan. Leo Rawlings was captured at the fall of Singapore, spending three and a half years as a prisoner of the Japanese, during which time he worked on the 'Railway of Death'. Whilst prisoner he made over one hundred eye-witness paintings. Illustrated. ; 160 pages View more info

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LOST SOULS OF THE RIVER KWAI: EXPERIENCES OF A BRITISH SOLDIER ON THE RAILWAY OF DEATH

By: Reed, B. & Peeke, M.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2004

Seller ID: 39590


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 139 pages View more info

Image for WIRE AND WALLS: RAF PRISONERS OF WAR IN ITZEHOE, SPANGENBERG AND THORN 1939-42 (SIGNED COPY)

WIRE AND WALLS: RAF PRISONERS OF WAR IN ITZEHOE, SPANGENBERG AND THORN 1939-42 (SIGNED COPY)

By: Rollings, C.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Ian Allan: 2003

Seller ID: 60005


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. Signed by the Author. ; The German prison camps Oflag IXA/H; Fort XV; and Oflag XA. Illustrations & maps. ; 264 pages View more info

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ARBEITSKOMMANDO (SIGNED COPY)

By: Williams, E.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz: 1975

Seller ID: 56767


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed otherwise good in yellowed, faded and creased dustjacket. Signed and dated to previous owner. Signed by the Author. ; The author's experiences as a POW; from capture on Crete in May 1941 to life at various transit and work camps in Austria, to escape and freedom. Illustrated. ; 256 pages View more info