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  • Code Name Lise: The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII's Most Highly Decorated Spy
    Larry Loftis
    Paperback: 11/12/2019
     
    The extraordinary true story of Odette Sansom, the British spy who operated in occupied France and fell in ...
  • The Volunteer: One Man, an Underground Army, and the Secret Mission to Destroy Auschwitz
    Jack Fairweather
    Hardcover: 06/25/2019
     
    The incredible true story of a Polish resistance fighter's infiltration of Auschwitz to sabotage the camp from...
  • A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II
    Sonia Purnell
    Hardcover: 04/09/2019
     
    The never-before-told story of Virginia Hall, the American spy who changed the course of World War II, from ...
  • The Ingenious Mr. Pyke: Inventor, Fugitive, Spy
    Henry Hemming
    Paperback: 09/13/2016
     
    The untold story of an enigmatic genius who changed warfare forever.
  • 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. ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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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