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RAF evaders

Oliver Clutton-Brock

RAF evaders

the comprehensive story of thousands of escapers and their escape lines, Western Europe, 1940-1945

by Oliver Clutton-Brock

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Published by Grub Street in London .
Written in English


About the Edition

During the five years from May 1940 to May 1945 several thousand Allied airmen, forced to abandon their aircraft behind enemy lines, evaded capture and reached freedom by land, sea and air. Here is an in-depth look at this secret world of evasion, uncovering some treachery and many hitherto unpublished details, operations and photos.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 474-476) and index.

Other titlesRoyal Air Force evaders
StatementOliver Clutton-Brock
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD786 .C635 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiii, 494 p. :
Number of Pages494
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24453526M
ISBN 10190650217X
ISBN 109781906502171
LC Control Number2010292469
OCLC/WorldCa435637916

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