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  • Code Name Lise: The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII's Most Highly Decorated Spy
    Larry Loftis
    Hardcover: 01/15/2019
     
    The extraordinary true story of Odette Sansom, the British spy who operated in occupied France and fell in ...
  • 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 Dog Who Could Fly: The Incredible True Story of a WWII Airman and the Four-Legged Hero Who Flew At His Side
    Damien Lewis
    Paperback: 07/21/2015
     
    An instant hit in the UK, this is the true account of a German shepherd who was adopted by the Royal Air Force...
  • A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
    Ben Macintyre
    Paperback: 05/12/2015
     
    Master storyteller Ben Macintyre's most ambitious work to date brings to life the twentieth century'...
  • 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 ...
  • Helga's Diary: A Young Girl's Account of Life in a Concentration Camp
    Helga Weiss
    Paperback: 02/10/2014
     
    The remarkable diary of a young girl who survived the Holocaust—appearing in English for the first time.
  • 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 ...

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