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Daring Missions of World War II
     

Daring Missions of World War II

by William B. Breuer
 

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Critical acclaim for William B. Breuer

"A first-class historian."
--Wall Street Journal

For Top Tales of World War II

"As evidenced time and again by the prolific Breuer, WWII continues to be a source of absorbing espionage tales. . . . This is a book for rainy days and long solitary nights by the fire. If there were a genre for cozy nonfiction

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Critical acclaim for William B. Breuer

"A first-class historian."
--Wall Street Journal

For Top Tales of World War II

"As evidenced time and again by the prolific Breuer, WWII continues to be a source of absorbing espionage tales. . . . This is a book for rainy days and long solitary nights by the fire. If there were a genre for cozy nonfiction, this would be the template."
--Publishers Weekly

"A perfect book for the curious and adventure readers and those who love exotic tales and especially history buffs who will be surprised at what they didn't know. Recommended for nearly everyone."
--Kirkus Reviews

For Secret Weapons of World War II

"Rip-roaring tales . . . a delightful addition to the niche that Breuer has so successfully carved out."
--Publishers Weekly

Editorial Reviews

Library Journal
Breuer's World War II thematic history series was published between 1999 and 2003, with individual titles costing $24.95. These Castle reprints offer the same volumes in hardcover for $9.99. Copyright 2005 Reed Business Information.
Booknews
Brings to light stories of behind-the-scenes bravery and covert activities that helped the Allies win critical victories during WWII. There are more than 70 tales of espionage, sabotage, daring rescues, ingenious secret networks, and high-stakes US Ranger missions within enemy territory. Includes many b&w historical photos. Breuer is author of 26 military history books. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470237878
Publisher:
Turner Publishing Company
Publication date:
07/23/2007
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
1,261,138
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

WILLIAM B. BREUER is the critically acclaimed author of twenty-six military history books, including Unexplained Mysteries of World War II, Top Secret Tales of World War II, Undercover Tales of World war II, Vendetta!: Castro and the Kennedy Brothers, and Shadow Warriors: The Covert War in Korea. Ten of his books have been Main selections of the Military Book Club, including The Great Raid on Cabanatuan and MacArthur's Undercover War.

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