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By Cockett, Olivia
Paperback. English.
Published Waterloo, Ont.: Wilfrid Laurier University Press; Lancaster: Gazelle Drake Academic [distributor], 2004
Olivia Cockett was 26 years old in the summer of 1939 when she responded to an invitation from Mass-Observation to keep a diary of her everyday life,...

By Darlow, Stephen
Hardback. English.
Published London: Grub Street, c2005
'Victory Fighters' is a collection of eye-witness accounts of the struggle that raged in the skies over occupied Europe after the Battle of Britain. Expertly...

By Holland, Frank
Hardback. English.
Published London: Grub Street, c2007
After baling out of his doomed Typhoon with only seconds to spare, Frank Holland was lucky to land in an oak tree. So began his adventure in occupied...

Hardback. English.
Published Pleasantville, N.Y.: Reader's Digest, c2003
During World War II, in many countries, civilians faced dangers every bit as great as those endured by combatants. This title combines text based largely...

By Miller, Russell
Hardback. English.
Published London: Secker & Warburg, 2002
This history follows the adventures of those who volunteered for service with Britain's Special Operations Executive and the United States' Office of...

By Menzies, Janet
Hardback. English.
Published Chichester: Wiley, 2005
In September 1940, with invasion expected at any time, the British government evacuated 90 of the most vulnerable children to Canada on the SS City of...

By Ardizzone, Edward, 1900-1979
Book. English.
Published London (etc.): Bodley Head, 1974

By Goodall, Felicity
Hardback. English.
Published Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 2004
Revisiting an era brought to life with the vivid re-telling of events, this work is written by the people who survived the Second World War from their...

By Hudson, John
Hardback. English.
Published Barnsley: Leo Cooper, 2002
This is a vivid first-hand war memoir with plenty of action. The book covers the ever popular Burma campaign and is a rare account of the Kohima Battle...

By Brown, Mike
Paperback. English.
Published Stroud: Sutton, 2000
The author uses narratives combined with eyewitness accounts and oral history extracts to produce an insight into evacuation in Britain during World War...
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