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Viewing Entry - Silk and Barbed Wire (S14167)
by Walley, Brian

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Overview

TitleSilk and Barbed Wire
Author / Responsible partyWalley, Brian
CollectionNonfiction
GenreBiography, History, War stories.
TopicsBiography, History, War stories. Australia. Royal Australian Air Force -- Airmen -- Biography. World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Personal narratives, Australian. World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations -- Personal narratives.
RestrictionsYes
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.
Published29102019

Summary

These are stories of twenty-two Allied airmen shot down in World War II over Europe, their survival in prisoner of war camps, their attempts to escape, and their final liberation. Written by the men themselves, they are unique accounts of unique experiences that only they can fully understand.

Additional Information

descriptiondata
System control numberS14167
Original Print PublisherWestern Australia : Sage Pages, 2000
NarratorNarrated by Elwyn Edwards and Recorded by Susie Punch and Jane Gibbs.
Narrator NameNarrated by Elwyn Edwards and Recorded by Susie Punch and Jane Gibbs.
Participant or performer noteNarrated by Elwyn Edwards and Recorded by Susie Punch and Jane Gibbs.
Narrators GenderMale narrator