Under the wire the wartime memoir of a Spitfire pilot, legendary escape artist and 'cooler king' (Book, 2006) [WorldCat.org]
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Under the wire the wartime memoir of a Spitfire pilot, legendary escape artist and 'cooler king'

Author: William Ash; Brendan Foley
Publisher: London. : Bantam, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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They were years of extraordinary hardship, frustration and brutality - the penalty for escaping was a long spell in solitary - but throughout it all Bill Ash displayed not just remarkable courage but  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Ash; Brendan Foley
ISBN: 0553817116 9780553817119
OCLC Number: 1019856551
Notes: Originally published 2005.
Includes index.
Description: 384 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: William Ash with Brendan Foley.

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A story of bravery in the face of brutality, of comradeship, of a never-say-die attitude; and running through it is a sense of humour that cheers up the grimmest situation * THE TIMES * A life of Read more...

 
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