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            Fields of War: Battle of Normandy

            Fields of War: Battle of Normandy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Mueller, Robert

            • RRP: $75.99
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            As a visitor's guide, Fields of War: Battle of Normandy presents the actual locations of key events in the struggle to free France from German occupation. Each battlefield visit begins with a succinct history of events followed by a description of the intense military action that... determined success or failure. Extensive detailed maps illustrate the flow of the battle across the landscape and the units that participated. Detailed driving instructions and GPS co-ordinates direct visitors to each battlefield site. Descriptions of museums, memorials, cemeteries, and surviving artifacts are given along with their hours of operation. Mailing, email, and web addresses are also provided. --from publisher's description.
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            ISBN 9780982367735
            Released AU 1 Apr 2014
            Publisher French Battlefields
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            Fighters in the Shadows: A New History of the French Resistance
             

            Fighters in the Shadows: A New History of the French Resistance (Paperback, Main)

            By Gildea, Robert

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            The story of the French Resistance is central to French identity, but it is a story built on myths. By looking again at the constructions and interplay of the myths surrounding the resistance, the author builds a vivid and entirely new account of one of the most compelling narrat...ives of the Second World War.
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            ISBN 9780571280360
            Released AU 27 Jul 2016
            Publisher Faber and Faber
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            The Ratline: Love, Lies and Justice on the Trail of a Nazi Fugitive
             

            The Ratline: Love, Lies and Justice on the Trail of a Nazi Fugitive (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Sands, Philippe, QC

            • RRP: $34.99
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            • Pub Date
              28 Apr 20

            The new book by the winner of the Baillie Gifford Prize and author of the Sunday Times bestseller EAST WEST STREET - a historical detective story that sets out to uncover the truth behind what happened to leading Nazi Otto von Wachter

            ISBN 9781474608138
            Released AU 28 Apr 2020
            Publisher Orion Publishing
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            A Game of Birds and Wolves: The Secret Game that Revolutionised the War

            A Game of Birds and Wolves: The Secret Game that Revolutionised the War (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Parkin, Simon

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            'Find out what is happening in the Atlantic, find ways of getting the convoys through, and sink the U-boats!' Prime Minster, Winston Churchill

            ISBN 9781529353044
            Released AU 12 Nov 2019
            Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family and Defiance During the Blitz
             

            The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family and Defiance During the Blitz (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Larson, Erik

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            The #1 New York Times bestselling author delivers a startlingly fresh portrait of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz.

            ISBN 9780008274979
            Released AU 1 Apr 2020
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            The Railway Girls
             

            The Railway Girls (Paperback)

            By Thomas, Maisie

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            • Pub Date
              28 May 20

            The first novel in the utterly brilliant Railway Girls series. Beneath a vast tiled map showing the lines of the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway network, a series of seven bronze panels recorded the names of the men of the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway who gave their lives fo...r King and Country in the Great War - a total of 1,460 names.
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            ISBN 9781787463967
            Released AU 28 May 2020
            Publisher Cornerstone
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            The SS Officer's Armchair: In Search of a Hidden Life
             

            The SS Officer's Armchair: In Search of a Hidden Life (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Lee, Daniel

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            • Pub Date
              19 May 20

            The SS Officer's Armchair is the story of what happened next, as historian Daniel Lee follows the trail of cold calls, documents, coincidences and family secrets, to uncover the life of one Dr Robert Griesinger from Stuttgart. As Lee delves deeper, Griesinger's responsibility as ...an active participant in Nazi crimes becomes clearer.
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            ISBN 9781911214984
            Released AU 19 May 2020
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            I Want You to Know We're Still Here: My Family, the Holocaust and My Search for Truth
             

            I Want You to Know We're Still Here: My Family, the Holocaust and My Search for Truth (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Foer, Esther Safran

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            • Pub Date
              1 May 20

            A moving and powerful inter-generational memoir about story and memory.

            ISBN 9780008297657
            Released AU 1 May 2020
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            Battle of Britain: The pilots and planes that made history
             

            Battle of Britain: The pilots and planes that made history (Hardback)

            By Pearson, Simon; Gorman, Ed

            • RRP: $49.99
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            • Pub Date
              14 May 20

            An original, 360-degree re-telling of the Battle of Britain through 18 of the iconic (and some less well-known) aircraft and the pilots who flew them - British, Polish, New Zealander, German, Danish.

            ISBN 9781529378061
            Released AU 14 May 2020
            Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            The World Beneath Their Feet: The British, the Americans, the Nazis and the Mountaineering Race to Summit the Himalayas

            The World Beneath Their Feet: The British, the Americans, the Nazis and the Mountaineering Race to Summit the Himalayas (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Ellsworth, Scott

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            One of the most compelling international dramas of the 20th century and an unforgettable saga of survival, technological innovation, and breathtaking human physical achievement-all set against the backdrop of a world headed toward war.

            ISBN 9781529307191
            Released AU 24 Feb 2020
            Publisher John Murray Press
            Interest Age 16+ years
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