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Colditz : the great escapes

Author: Ron Baybutt; Johannes Lange
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, ©1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Recounts the stories of astonishing escapes and escape attempts made during World War II from Colditz Castle, the POW camp reserved by the Third Reich for the most ingenious, persistent escape artists from lesser camps.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ron Baybutt; Johannes Lange
ISBN: 0316083941 9780316083942
OCLC Number: 9433280
Notes: Photographs appearing in the book were taken by Johannes Lange.
Description: 127 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: The history of Schloss Colditz --
Double-cross disaster --
C'est la vie --
Flushed out, from the German lavatories --
The chocolate car --
Bagged, by an informer --
Duped, by the Dutch dummies --
Escape equipment --
The day the Germans saw double --
The curtain rises --
Taken to the cleaners --
The murder of seven commandos --
How the fixer fixed a kiss --
A night on the tiles --
Steal, and be damned --
The secret ghosts --
If Allah is willing --
Invitation to dinner --
The freedom flight.
Responsibility: Ron Baybutt.

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Recounts the stories of astonishing escapes and escape attempts made during World War II from Colditz Castle, the POW camp reserved by the Third Reich for the most ingenious, persistent escape artists from lesser camps.

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