Colditz: The German Story :: Reinhold Eggers soon to be presented for sale on the super BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Robert Hale, 1961, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Floor plans; Black & white photographs;
From the cover: This is the first account of Colditz, most famous of the German Prisoner-of-War Camps, as seen from the German side. The author was on the staff there for the greater part of the war, latterly in charge of security. and in this Look he relates how he discharged, with varying success, his duty of preventing his prisoners from escaping.
No one was sent to Colditz unless he already had a political or escaping record. In this fortress, therefore, were concentrated the toughest and most ingenious of all the Allied offi…
Very Good in Poor Dust Wrapper. Plain paper dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with loss to the spine ends and corners. A little age-toning to the edges of the text block. The contents complete, clean and tight.
Olive boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 190 pages. Index. 8¾” x 5½”.
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