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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

ISBN: 1844152464

Condition: New in New dust jacket


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

ISBN: 1904943950

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 1904943950

Condition: New


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

ISBN: 1840187956

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


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

ISBN: 1844151972

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0864177860

Condition: Very Good


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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COMRADES ON THE KWAI

By: Henderson, S.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Socialist History Society: N.D.

Seller ID: 56272

ISBN: 0952381044

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0859551156

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


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

ISBN: 1852271515

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


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

ISBN: 1897666004

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


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. ; 311 pages View more info

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

By: Magener, R.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Leo Cooper: 2001

Seller ID: 34225

ISBN: 0850528445

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


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

Image for BEYOND THE WIRE: ONE MAN'S REMARKABLE POW ESCAPES

BEYOND THE WIRE: ONE MAN'S REMARKABLE POW ESCAPES

By: Marlow, R.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Robert Hale: 1983

Seller ID: 44485

ISBN: 0709013000

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


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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DOCTOR AFTER ARNHEM : WITNESS TO THE FALL OF THE THIRD REICH

By: Mawson, S.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Spellmount: 2006

Seller ID: 63226

ISBN: 1862273448

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price, published £16.99.; The author's experiences in Germany after his capture at Arnhem. Dr Mawson had the unique experience of moving freely, often unguarded, around the towns and villages of Saxony tending allied POWs. Sequel to 'Arnhem Doctor'. ; 168 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

ISBN: 1853108863

Condition: Good in Very Good dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0903488000

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


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

ISBN: 1844151271

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0711029911

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0575020334

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


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