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  • Prison Break - True Stories of the World's Greatest Escapesby Paul Buck

    John Blake Publishing 2012; US$ 7.28

    In the folklore of World War II, the memory of those heroes who staged 'Great Escapes' from POW camps still endures. But what of the other side of the coin: the villains and jack-the-lads who painstakingly plan their escapes and await their moment at great personal risk? For the first time, Prison Break, tells the stories of all the most ruthless and... more...

  • Haag - Hyksosby Max Ebert

    De Gruyter 1926; US$ 196.00

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  • They Shall Not Have Meby Jean Helion; Rob Payne

    Constable & Robinson 2012; US$ 36.39

    The French painter Jean Hélion?s unique and deeply moving account of his experiences in Nazi prisoner-of-war camps prefigures the even darker stories that would emerge from the concentration camps. This serious adventure tale begins with Hélion?s infantry platoon fleeing from the German army and warplanes as they advanced through France in the early... more...

  • Die Achillesferse Englandsby Roger Casement; Theodor Schiemann

    De Gruyter 1914; US$ 154.00

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  • El caso Mata-Hariby Lionel Dumarcet

    De Vecchi Ediciones 2013; US$ 1.89

    Nacida en los Países Bajos, Margaretha Zelle se casó siendo muy joven con un oficial de las Indias holandesas, al que siguió poco después a las colonias. La estancia en Indonesia la dejó marcada y resaltó su sensualidad; cuando regresó a Europa, se inventó un pasado de bailarina oriental y decidió ejercer su arte en París. Así, se convirtió en la estrella... more...

  • At the Limits of Historyby Keith Jenkins

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    "Why bother with history? Keith Jenkins has an answer. He helps us re-think the "end of history", as signalled by postmodernity. Readers may disagree with him, but he never fails to provoke debate about the future of the past." Joanna Bourke, Professor of History, Birkbeck College Keith Jenkins? work on historical theory is renowned; this collection... more...

  • Parallel Linesby Peter Lantos

    Arcadia Books Limited 2013; US$ 10.19

    This is a story of a young boy's journey from a sleepy provincial town in Hungary during the Second World War to the concentration camp in Bergen-Belsen. Unlike other books dealing with this period, this is not a Holocaust story, but a child's recollection of a journey full of surprise, excitement, bereavement and terror. Yet, this remains a testimony... more...

  • Colossus: Bletchley Park's Last Secretby Paul Gannon

    Atlantic Books 2014; US$ 7.28

    'Gannon's book contains a mass of utterly fascinating and largely unknown material about an immensely important wartime project, and is very welcome indeed.' Brian Rendell, TES In 1940, almost a year after the outbreak of the Second World war, Allied radio operators at an interception station in South London began picking up messages in a strange... more...

  • Sowjetische Partisanen in Weißrußlandby Bogdan Musial; Tatjana Wanjat

    De Gruyter 2004; US$ 42.00

    Vom NS-Regime als Vorwand für Massenverbrechen genutzt, in der Sowjetunion mythisch überhöht und in der jüngsten Debatte über die Wehrmacht höchst umstritten: Bis heute ist die sowjetische Partisanenbewegung als konkrete historische Erscheinung schwer greifbar. Anhand von Quellen aus weißrussischen Beständen ermöglicht Bogdan Musial in der vorliegenden... more...