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Jail Busters

The Secret Story of MI6, the French Resistance and Operation Jericho
CD - unabridged
(10 CDs)
Product Number: CX2717
Released: 01 Oct, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781471269363
Narrator(s): Peter Noble
Publisher: W F Howes
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Operation Jericho remains one of the most audacious and innovative missions ever flown In February 1944, the French Resistance in the Amiens area strength had been decimated by German aggression. Hundreds of its members languished in the city's jail, awaiting an almost certain death. immediate action was imperative. What followed was a precision air attack on the prison, of hitherto unrivalled daring. These pilots' bravery and skill created a breach in the prison's walls that allowed the Nazi's captives to break free.

Author(s): Robert Lyman
Original Publish Date: 01 Oct, 2014

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"Praise for the author: 'Unbearably tense ... will make you feel proud to be British' DAILY EXPRESS 'This comprehensive retelling of the story has not lost any of its firepower' DAILY MAIL"

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