Jail Busters

The Secret Story of MI6, the French Resistance and Operation Jericho
eAudio - unabridged
(11.18 hours)
Product Number: OB1074
Released: 01 Jan, 2015
Business Term: OBOU 7 Years
ISBN: #9781471280078
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 Jan, 2015

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Author(s): Robert Lyman
Narrator(s): Peter Noble
Product Number CX2717
Released: 01 Oct, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781471269363

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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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