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With only their bare hands and the crudest of homemade tools, they sank shafts, built underground railroads, forged passports, drew maps, faked weapons, and tailored German uniforms and civilian clothes.

They developed a fantastic security system to protect themselves from the German "ferrets" who prowled the compounds with nerve-racking tenacity and suspicion.

It was a split-second operation as delicate and as deadly as a time bomb. It demanded the concentrated devotion and vigilance of more than six hundred men — every single one of them, every minute, every hour, every day, and every night for more than a year.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780449210680
Author:
Brickhill, Paul
Publisher:
Fawcett Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Military - World War II
Subject:
World war, 1939-1945
Subject:
Historical - British
Subject:
War
Subject:
Military
Subject:
Personal narratives, british
Subject:
Prisoners of war
Subject:
Escapes
Subject:
World War, 19
Subject:
Personal Memoirs
Subject:
War & Military
Edition Description:
Ballantine Book
Series Volume:
v.33.
Publication Date:
May 1986
Binding:
Mass Market Paperbound
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
6.90x4.22x.68 in. .28 lbs.

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