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Crossing the wire : the untold stories of Australian POWs in battle and captivity during WWI / David Coombes
Bib ID 5157233
Format BookBook
Author
Coombes, David
 
Description Newport, N.S.W. : Big Sky, 2011 
v, 408 p. : ill., facsims., maps, ports. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780987057419
0987057413
Series

Australian Army history collection.

Summary

The experiences of Australian prisoners of war (POWs) or Kriegsgefangeners held captive in Germany has been largely forgotten. This is an account of what young Australian soldiers experienced, and the spirit they showed in responding to captivity.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 370-398) and index.

Subjects World War, 1914-1918 -- Prisoners and prisons, Australian.  |  World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, Australian.  |  Prisoners of war -- Australia.
Available From Big Sky Publishing, PO Box 303, Newport NSW 2106 

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