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            The Note Through the Wire: A WWII Prisoner of War, a Resistance Heroine and Their Incredible True Story
              

            The Note Through the Wire: A WWII Prisoner of War, a Resistance Heroine and Their Incredible True Story (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gold, Doug

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            The Note Through the Wire is a true World War II love story about a Slovenian partisan, Josefine Lobnik, and a New Zealand prisoner of war, Bruce Murray, who met by chance when she pushed a note through the barbed wire fence of a POW camp. A series of remarkable coincidences saw ...

            ISBN 9781988547091
            Published 15 April 2019 by Allen & Unwin
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            Ake Ake Kia Kaha E!: B Company 28th Maori Battalion 1939-1945
             

            Ake Ake Kia Kaha E!: B Company 28th Maori Battalion 1939-1945 (Hardback)

            By Gardiner, Wira

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            History of B Company Maori Battalion 1939-1945

            ISBN 9781869539856
            Published 28 March 2019 by David Bateman Ltd
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            Close to the Wind: A Story of Escape and Survival out of the Ashes of Singapore 1942
             

            Close to the Wind: A Story of Escape and Survival out of the Ashes of Singapore 1942 (Paperback)

            By Hill, David B.

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            in 1940, a group of Auckland yachtsmen and Royal Navy volunteers left for the war. Leonard Hill, a young Maori sailor, and his friends arrived in Singapore under siege. They manned fast motor launches, raiding and rescuing Allies from behind enemy lies. This is the story of how t ...

            ISBN 9781775503491
            Published 27 February 2019 by Huia Publishers
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            Partisan
             

            Partisan (Hardback)

            By Caffin, James

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            The gripping story of a New Zealand solider who escaped the clutches of a prisoner-of-war camp to join the Yugoslav freedom fighters during the Second World War After a daring escape from a prisoner-of-war camp in occupied Yugoslavia, John Denvir reached the Slovenian capital of ...

            ISBN 9781775541363
            Published 1 April 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            The Dog with Seven Names

            The Dog with Seven Names (Paperback)

            By Wolfer, Dianne

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            A tiny dog, the runt of the litter, is born on a remote cattle station. She shouldn't have survived, but when Elsie finds her - and names her Princess - she becomes a beloved pet. Life is perfect a until the War comes. With the Japanese air raids coming closer, Elsie's family lea ...

            ISBN 9780143787457
            Published 2 July 2018 by Random House
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            True To Ireland: Eire's 'conscientious objectors' in New Zealand in World War II
             

            True To Ireland: Eire's 'conscientious objectors' in New Zealand in World War II (Paperback)

            By Burke, Peter

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            Peter Burke's father was one of the Sons of Eire - men who risked imprisonment and deportation by standing up to the New Zealand Government and appealing the draft in a dramatic case that paved the way for others.

            ISBN 9780995110786
            Published 8 March 2019
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            Stasi 77
             

            Stasi 77 (Paperback)

            By Young, David

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            . A gripping and evocative crime thriller, moving between the devastating closing weeks of the Second World War and the Stasi-controlled 1970s, THE BURNING EAST is David Young's most compelling and powerful novel yet.

            ISBN 9781785767142
            Release Date 3 June 2019 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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            Madame Fourcade's Secret War: The daring young woman who led France's largest spy network against Hitler
             

            Madame Fourcade's Secret War: The daring young woman who led France's largest spy network against Hitler (Hardback)

            By Olson, Lynne

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            In 1941, a thirty-one-year-old Frenchwoman, a young mother born to privilege and known for her beauty and glamour, became the leader of a vast Resistance organisation - the only woman to hold such a role. Brave, independent, and a lifelong rebel against her country?s conservative ...

            ISBN 9781925849301
            Release Date 7 May 2019 by Scribe Publications
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            From Cairo to Cassino: A Memoir of Paddy Costello
              

            From Cairo to Cassino: A Memoir of Paddy Costello (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Davin, Dan; Introduction by McLean, Robert

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            Dan Davin's memoir of his friend, the controversial Paddy Costello, From Cairo to Cassino recounts the early days of their friendship as they talked, tippled and fought their way through North Africa and Italy 1942-1944.

            ISBN 9780473474485
            Release Date 8 May 2019 by Cold Hub Press
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            D-Day: The Soldiers' Story

            D-Day: The Soldiers' Story (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Milton, Giles

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            The definitive soldier-on-the-beach account of the greatest invasion in history

            ISBN 9781473649026
            Published 25 September 2018 by Hodder & Stoughton General Div
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