Boldness Be My Friend

Pape, Richard

Published by The Companion Book Club, London, 1954
Condition: Good Hardcover
From Rite Price Books & Bits (Bayswater, WA, Australia)

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Classic RAF escaper's exploits. Illusts & maps. Year Published -1954 Published by Elek Books, London. 1953. 309pp inc. prologue, epilogue. Plus foreword by Lord Tedder, Marshall of the Royal Air Force, Many b&w photos. Intro by Sir Archibald McIndoe. Pape's escape routes as a P.O.W. of the Germans during WW2. b/w plates of other prisoners, diagram of Stalg VIII B, photo of a toothbrush ring used to smuggle secret information or poison. the author was navigator in an RAF Stirling returning from a Bombing mission in Germany in 1941 when it was shot down over Holland. After first linking up with Dutch patriots he was captured, confined to POW camp and spent the next 3 years in various camps or escape attempts before finally managing to be repatriated in 1944 by feigning illness, Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 50047

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Title: Boldness Be My Friend

Publisher: The Companion Book Club, London

Publication Date: 1954

Binding: Cloth, Hard Cover

Book Condition:Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: First Edition Thus

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