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Nancy Wake : a biography of our greatest war heroine 1912-2011 / Peter FitzSimons.

Nancy Wake : a biography of our greatest war heroine 1912-2011 / Peter FitzSimons.
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Shelf Location Collection Volume Ref. Branch Status Due Date Res.
940.5344 WAKE
Adult Non Fiction   Double Bay . Available .  
940.5344 WAKE
Adult Non Fiction   Double Bay . Available .  
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ISBN 9780732295257 (paperback)
Author FitzSimons, Peter author.
Title Nancy Wake : a biography of our greatest war heroine 1912-2011 / Peter FitzSimons.
Publisher/Date Sydney, N.S.W.: HarperCollins, 2011.
Pagination etc. viii, 390 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cm.
Contents note First published: 2001.
Bibliography, etc. note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Note Nancy Wake lived in France before WWII, and at the outbreak of war, she joined a resistance group in Marseilles and became the no. 1 target on the Gestapo's most wanted list. Dubbed the White Mouse, she managed to escape and flee to England.
Subject - Name Wake, Nancy, -- 1912-2011
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Britain -- Biography
World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- France -- Biography
Shelf Location 940.5344 WAKE
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