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A Leap in the Dark

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The chances of any member of a bomber crew in the Second World War competing his allotted 30 missions were remote indeed; even so Jim Davies was less fortunate than most in being shot down over Holland on only his second mission.
On the other hand he was extremely lucky to land safely and even more so to find himself among friends. For the next 6 months he found sanctuary among those incredibly brave dutch civilians who were prepared to risk torture and certain death for sheltering Allied airmen from their Nazi oppressors. Jim Davies pays a moving tribute to the courage and kindness of those who sheltered him, to nearly all of whom he later had the chance to express his gratitude, some indeed becoming lifelong friends.

This copy has been signed by the author.

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Author(s):
James Arthur Davies
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0850523141
ISBN-13:
9780850523140
Number of pages:
170
Publisher:
Cooper
Title:
A Leap in the Dark

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The chances of any member of a bomber crew in the Second World War competing his allotted 30 missions were remote indeed; even so Jim Davies was less fortunate than most in being shot down over Holland on only his second mission.
On the other hand he was extremely lucky to land safely and even more so to find himself among friends. For the next 6 months he found sanctuary among those incredibly brave dutch civilians who were prepared to risk torture and certain death for sheltering Allied airmen from their Nazi oppressors. Jim Davies pays a moving tribute to the courage and kindness of those who sheltered him, to nearly all of whom he later had the chance to express his gratitude, some indeed becoming lifelong friends.

This copy has been signed by the author.

Author(s):
James Arthur Davies
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0850523141
ISBN-13:
9780850523140
Number of pages:
170
Publisher:
Cooper
Title:
A Leap in the Dark

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