The Resource Over the wire : a POW escape story of the Second World War, Philip Newman

Over the wire : a POW escape story of the Second World War, Philip Newman

Label
Over the wire : a POW escape story of the Second World War
Title
Over the wire
Title remainder
a POW escape story of the Second World War
Statement of responsibility
Philip Newman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Philip Newman, a British army doctor left behind after the evacuation from Dunkirk, spent his time as a prisoner of war in France, then Germany, treating the wounded and sick - and planning to escape. After several failed attempts he got out over the wire and journeyed for weeks as a fugitive from northern France to Marseilles, then across the Pyrenees to Spain and Gibraltar and freedom. He was guided along the way by French civilians, resistance fighters and the organizers of the famous Pat escape line. His straightforward, honest and vivid memoir of his work as a doctor at Dunkirk, life in t
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
940.547243092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
D805.A2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Over the wire : a POW escape story of the Second World War, Philip Newman
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn893732150
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (201 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473831223
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
92d4958f-efb5-4167-9d65-200aa01823d0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30935817
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)893732150
  • pebc1473830060

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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