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The Resource The last escape : the untold story of allied prisoners of war in Europe, 1944-1945, John Nichol and Tony Rennell

The last escape : the untold story of allied prisoners of war in Europe, 1944-1945, John Nichol and Tony Rennell

Label
The last escape : the untold story of allied prisoners of war in Europe, 1944-1945
Title
The last escape
Title remainder
the untold story of allied prisoners of war in Europe, 1944-1945
Statement of responsibility
John Nichol and Tony Rennell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.54/7243
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D805.G3
LC item number
N496 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The last escape : the untold story of allied prisoners of war in Europe, 1944-1945, John Nichol and Tony Rennell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [505]-510) and index
Contents
The Russians are coming -- Abandoned to their fate -- Out into the cold -- Fears of a massacre -- The retreat from Stalag Luft IV -- The deadly road to the west -- The rivers of humanity -- Liberated by the Red Army -- Hostages of Stalin -- Waiting for Patton -- The hell of Fallingbostel -- Death by "friendly fire" -- A German savior? -- Heading for home -- Welcome back -- Epilogue -- Appendix 1. Chronology of the end of the Second World War -- Appendix 2. The Yalta Agreement on Prisoners of War, February 1945 -- Appendix 3. The senior American officer's complaint about conditions at Stalag XIIID, Nuremberg -- Appendix 4. The numbers game
Control code
ocm51983253
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 520 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670032129
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2002041191
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The last escape : the untold story of allied prisoners of war in Europe, 1944-1945, John Nichol and Tony Rennell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [505]-510) and index
Contents
The Russians are coming -- Abandoned to their fate -- Out into the cold -- Fears of a massacre -- The retreat from Stalag Luft IV -- The deadly road to the west -- The rivers of humanity -- Liberated by the Red Army -- Hostages of Stalin -- Waiting for Patton -- The hell of Fallingbostel -- Death by "friendly fire" -- A German savior? -- Heading for home -- Welcome back -- Epilogue -- Appendix 1. Chronology of the end of the Second World War -- Appendix 2. The Yalta Agreement on Prisoners of War, February 1945 -- Appendix 3. The senior American officer's complaint about conditions at Stalag XIIID, Nuremberg -- Appendix 4. The numbers game
Control code
ocm51983253
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 520 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670032129
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2002041191
Other physical details
ill., maps

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