• The Grand Escape: The Greatest Prison Breakout of the 20th Century (Scholastic Focus)
AUTHOR: Neal Bascomb / DESCRIPTION: Neal Bascomb,author of The Nazi Huntersreturns with a thrilling work of narrative nonfiction about a group of Allied POWs who staged an escape for the ages during World War I. ***Three starred reviews!*** Illustrated throughout with incredible photographs and published on the 100th anniversary of the Holzminden escape! At the height of World War Ias battles raged in the trenches and in the airanother struggle for survival was being waged in the most notorious POW camp in all of Germany: Holzminden. A landlocked Alcatraz of sortsit was home to the most troublesome Allied prisoners -- and the most talented at escape. The Grand Escape tells the remarkable tale of a band of pilots who pulled off an ingenious plan and made it out of enemy territory in the biggest breakout of WWIinspiring their countrymen in the darkest hours of the war.

The Grand Escape: The Greatest Prison Breakout of the 20th Century (Scholastic Focus)

  • Product Code: Book
  • SKU: 9781338713664
  • Author: Neal Bascomb
  • Condition: NEW
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
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  • $9.99