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Roderick Bailey is a historian at the University of Oxford and a specialist in the study of resistance and clandestine warfare. His first book, The Wildest Province, based on his PhD, was an acclaimed account of SOE exploits in the Axis-occupied Balkans. In 2012 he was appointed by the Prime Minister to write the official history of SOE's war on Fascist Italy. A graduate of Cambridge and Edinburgh Universities and former Alistair Horne Fellow at St Antony's College, Oxford, he has also served in Afghanistan with the British Army.
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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 464 pages
  • Publisher: Faber & Faber (May 1, 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0571299180
  • ISBN-13: 978-0571299188
  • Product Dimensions: 6.3 x 1.5 x 9.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.7 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,174,164 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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This was of personal interest to my husband as many of his relatives were involved in the resistance and combat.
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By D Colamartino on May 28, 2014
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Considering the effort and training involved ,the tragic ending of so many agents so quickly early in their missions,i quite understand the reluctance of the italian P.O.W.to volunteer. My father was a pow in kenya.
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Mr. Peter Pryles on July 11, 2014
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Well written. A very interesting subject.
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