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            The Note Through the Wire: A WWII Prisoner of War, a Resistance Heroine and Their Incredible True Story
             

            The Note Through the Wire: A WWII Prisoner of War, a Resistance Heroine and Their Incredible True Story (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gold, Doug

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            The Note Through the Wire is a true World War II love story about a Slovenian partisan, Josefine Lobnik, and a New Zealand prisoner of war, Bruce Murray, who met by chance when she pushed a note through the barbed wire fence of a POW camp. A series of remarkable coincidences saw ...

            ISBN 9781988547091
            Published 15 April 2019 by Allen & Unwin
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            Tobruk 1941
             

            Tobruk 1941 (Paperback)

            By Wilmot, Chester

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            With a distinctive mix of vigour and intelligence that made him a celebrated correspondent during and after the Second World War, Wilmot here tells the sotyr of the fighting in and around Tobruk from January to December 1941.

            ISBN 9780143008521
            Published 29 June 2009 by Penguin
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            The Dog with Seven Names

            The Dog with Seven Names (Paperback)

            By Wolfer, Dianne

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            A tiny dog, the runt of the litter, is born on a remote cattle station. She shouldn't have survived, but when Elsie finds her - and names her Princess - she becomes a beloved pet. Life is perfect a until the War comes. With the Japanese air raids coming closer, Elsie's family lea ...

            ISBN 9780143787457
            Published 2 July 2018 by Random House
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            The Architect of Kokoda: Bert Kienzle - The Man Who Made the Kokoda Trail
              

            The Architect of Kokoda: Bert Kienzle - The Man Who Made the Kokoda Trail (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Kienzle, Robyn

            If one person made the Kokoda Track that man was Bert Kienzle. Part Samoan and German/English, born in Fiji and raised in Germany and Australia, he was managing a rubber plantation and gold mine in Papua New Guinea at the outbreak of WWII.

            ISBN 9780733627637
            Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780733630262
            Published 26 July 2011 by Hachette
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Hachette Military Collection
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            Private Bill: In Love and War
             

            Private Bill: In Love and War (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Cassidy, Barrie

            • $34.99

            Barrie Cassidy's dad Bill survived more than four years as a prisoner of war in World War II. He first saw conflict on Crete in May 1941, during the only large-scale parachute invasion in wartime history. Just four days later, Bill was wounded and eventually captured. Twice he tr ...

            ISBN 9780522876260
            Published 3 November 2014 by Melbourne University Press
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            The Desert War: The North Africa Campaign 1940-43
              

            The Desert War: The North Africa Campaign 1940-43 (Paperback)

            By Moorehead, Alan

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            Alan Moorehead was sent to cover the North Africa campaign in 1940 by the Daily Express and he followed its dramatic course all the way to 1943. The three books he subsequently wrote about his experiences - collected here as The Desert War - were acclaimed as classic accounts of ...

            ISBN 9780143011972
            Published 1 June 2009 by Penguin
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            The Most Dangerous Moment of the War: Japan'S Attack on the Indian Ocean, 1942
             

            The Most Dangerous Moment of the War: Japan'S Attack on the Indian Ocean, 1942 (Hardback)

            By Clancy, John

            • $49.99

            A gripping account of Japan's great raid on the Indian Ocean in 1942, when seemingly unstoppable, they advanced on Singapore (formerly Ceylon), an action that could have threatened wholesale defeat for the British, and which Churchill described as 'the most dangerous moment of th ...

            ISBN 9781612003344
            Published 1 March 2016 by Casemate Publishers
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            The Proud 6th: An Illustrated History of the 6th Australian Division 1939-1946
              

            The Proud 6th: An Illustrated History of the 6th Australian Division 1939-1946 (Hardback)

            By Johnston, Mark

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            Through photographs and an authoritative text, this book tells the story of the 6th Australian Division.

            ISBN 9780521514118
            Published 7 November 2008 by Cambridge University Press
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            Series Australian Army History Series
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            Rampage: MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila
             

            Rampage: MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila (Hardback)

            By Scott, James M.

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            The definitive history of one of the most brutal campaigns of the war in the Pacific.

            ISBN 9780393246940
            Published 29 November 2018 by WW Norton & Co
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            Phoenix - a Complete History of the Luftwaffe 1918-1945: Volume 1 - the Phoenix is Reborn 1918-1934

            Phoenix - a Complete History of the Luftwaffe 1918-1945: Volume 1 - the Phoenix is Reborn 1918-1934 (Hardback)

            By Meredith, Richard

            • $125.00

            Based on forty years of detailed research, the Phoenix Project is a unique history of the wartime German Luftwaffe.

            ISBN 9781910294505
            Published 14 April 2016 by Helion & Company
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