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The Colditz Hostages : Hitler's VIP pawns

The Colditz Hostages : Hitler's VIP pawns

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Book Review: The Colditz Hostages Hitler's VIP pawns - Hitler’s VIP hostages, the final bargaining chips

Books on Colditz abound , most of them based on the experiences of the British POWs, along with a few books from the German perspective.

Pen and Sword have revived a fascinating tale written by two of the prominente in the immediate post war years.

The prominente were prisoners selected by the Germans as having political or family value as bargaining chips. Their numbers included Earl Haig, a US ambassador’s son, a member of Churchill’ family ,some assorted Earls and General Bor-Kmorowski...

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