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  • The Ingenious Mr. Pyke: Inventor, Fugitive, Spy
    Henry Hemming
    Paperback: 09/13/2016
    The untold story of an enigmatic genius who changed warfare forever.
  • The Three-Year Swim Club: The Untold Story of Maui's Sugar Ditch Kids and Their Quest for Olympic Glory
    Julie Checkoway
    Paperback: 06/21/2016
    The inspirational, untold story of impoverished children who transformed themselves into world-class swimmers.
  • Zero Night: The Untold Story of World War Two's Greatest Escape
    Mark Felton
    Hardcover: 08/25/2015
    On August 30, 1942 - 'Zero Night' - 40 Allied officers staged the most audacious mass escape of World War II. ...
  • Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
    Laura Hillenbrand
    Paperback: 07/29/2014
    In her long-awaited new book, Laura Hillenbrand writes with the same rich and vivid narrative voice she ...
  • The Man Who Broke Into Auschwitz: A True Story of World War II
    Denis Avey, Rob Broomby
    Paperback: 08/28/2012
    The Man Who Broke into Auschwitz is the extraordinary story of a British soldier who marched willingly into ...
  • Agent Zigzag: A True Story of Nazi Espionage, Love, and Betrayal
    Ben Macintyre
    Paperback: 08/12/2008
    Eddie Chapman was a charming criminal, a con man, and a philanderer. He was also one of the most remarkable ...
  • The Bielski Brothers: The True Story of Three Men Who Defied the Nazis, Saved 1,200 Jews, and Built a Village in the Forest
    Peter Duffy
    Paperback: 05/26/2004
    The inspiring and harrowing true story of three brothers who established a hidden base camp in the Belorussian...

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