The Forgotten 500: The Untold Story of the Men Who Risked All for the Greatest Rescue Mission of World War II
ISBN: 0451224957
EAN13: 9780451224958
Language: English
Publication Date: September 2, 2008
Pages: 336
Dimensions: 0.80" H x 8.90" L x 5.90" W
Weight: 0.75 lbs.
Format: Paperback
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Book Overview
In 1944, the OSS set out to recover more than 500 airmen who had been trapped behind enemy lines in Yugoslavia. Classified for over half a century for political reasons, the full account of this unforgettable story of loyalty, self-sacrifice, and bravery is now being told for the first time.