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            The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of America's War in Afghanistan
             

            The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of America's War in Afghanistan (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Hastings, Michael

            • RRP: $39.99
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            Six rollercoaster weeks that brought down America's top General by the Rolling Stone journalist who broke the story

            ISBN 9780857820426
            Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781409144878
            Released NZ 13 Dec 2011
            Publisher Orion Publishing
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Fighter Heroes of WWI: The Untold Story of the Brave and Daring Pioneer Airmen of the Great War
              

            Fighter Heroes of WWI: The Untold Story of the Brave and Daring Pioneer Airmen of the Great War (Paperback, edition)

            By Levine, Joshua

            • RRP: $24.99
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            The untold story of the first heroes of the air

            ISBN 9780007274949
            Released NZ 7 Jul 2009
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Inside Seal Team Six: My Life and Missions with America's Elite Warriors
             

            Inside Seal Team Six: My Life and Missions with America's Elite Warriors (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Mann, Don; Contributions by Pezzullo, Ralph

            • RRP: $36.99
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            Includes excerpt from: Hunt the wolf: a SEAL Team Six novel by Don Mann and Ralph Pezzullo.

            ISBN 9780316204309
            Released NZ 26 Jun 2012
            Publisher Little, Brown
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series SEAL Team Six
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            A Hundred Miles as the Crow Flies: A Great Escape of WW11. A Freedom Trail.
              

            A Hundred Miles as the Crow Flies: A Great Escape of WW11. A Freedom Trail. (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Churches, Ralph

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            A great yarn, about a man who could charm the birds from the trees, talking people into one of the greatest escapes of POWs of WW2

            ISBN 9780646391175
            Published NZ 4 Aug 2017
            Publisher The Estate of Ralph Churches
            Interest Age General Audience
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            I Spy: My Life in MI5

            I Spy: My Life in MI5 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Marcus, Tom

            • RRP: $37.99
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            The explosive true story of life in MI5 from the number one bestselling author of Soldier Spy, Tom Marcus

            ISBN 9781509864102
            Released NZ 28 May 2019
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 18+ years
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            The Forger

            The Forger (Paperback)

            By Schonhaus, Cioma; Translated by Bance, Alan J.

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            In wartime Berlin, Cioma Schonhaus discovered a way of turning his talent for graphic design to good use: he forged documents which helped save hundreds of Jewish lives. This title presents his astonishing story of wartime survival.

            ISBN 9781862079878
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2008
            Publisher Granta Books
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            Out of Captivity: Surviving 1967 Days in the Colombian Jungle
             

            Out of Captivity: Surviving 1967 Days in the Colombian Jungle (Paperback)

            By Gonsalves, Marc; Howes, Tom; Stansell, Keith; Brozek, Gary

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            On February 13, 2003, a plane carrying three American military contractors - Marc Gonsalves, Tom Howes, and Keith Stansell - crashed in the mountainous jungle of Colombia. This work presents their tale of survival, friendship, and rescue, revealing the details of their crash, wha...t they witnessed, and how they survived their experiences.
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            ISBN 9780061769535
            Released NZ 9 Apr 2010
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            A Long Way Gone: The True Story of a Child Soldier

            A Long Way Gone: The True Story of a Child Soldier (Paperback)

            By Beah, Ishmael

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            The first-person account of a 26-year-old who fought in the war in Sierra Leone as a 12-year-old boy.

            ISBN 9780007247097
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2008
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Unbroken
              

            Unbroken (EPUB ebook – ePub edition)

            By Hillenbrand, Laura

            The incredible true story of Louis Zamperini, now a major motion picture directed by Angelina Jolie.

            ISBN 9780007378029
            Available in EPUB
            Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
            Language en
            Released NZ 20 Jan 2011
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Loan Credits 26
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            The One That Got Away
              

            The One That Got Away (EPUB ebook)

            By Ryan, Chris

            The SAS mission conducted behind Iraqi lines is one of the most famous stories of courage and survival in modern warfare. Of the eight members of the SAS regiment who set off, only one escaped capture. This title tells his story.

            ISBN 9781409060321
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            Language en
            Released NZ 4 May 2009
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age General Audience
            Ebook Terms Titles are sold with a 2 year time limit, or 36 loan limit, 21 days maximum loan period view?
            Loan Credits 36
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