The Cretan Runner (häftad)
Format
Häftad (Paperback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
368
Utgivningsdatum
2009-08-06
Upplaga
Re-issue
Förlag
Penguin Books Ltd
Översättare
Patrick Leigh Fermor
Originalspråk
Greek, Modern (1453-)
Medarbetare
Fielding, Xan
Illustratör/Fotograf
B&w
Illustrationer
B&W
Dimensioner
193 x 126 x 23 mm
Vikt
286 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9780141043340

The Cretan Runner

(2 röster)
Häftad, Engelska, 2009-08-06
111 kr
Skickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
Fri frakt inom Sverige för privatpersoner.
Finns även som
Visa alla 1 format & utgåvor
George Psychoundakis was a young shepherd boy who knew the island of Crete intimately when the Nazis invaded by air in 1941. He immediately joined the resistance and took on the crucial job of war-time runner. It was not only the toughest but the most dangerous job of all. It involved immense journeys carrying vital messages, smuggling arms and explosives and guiding Allied soldiers, agents and commandos through heavily garrisoned territory. And George did not escape capture and torture on his many forays. This brilliant account of George's activities across mountainous terrain, come blazing summer or freezing winter, is a gripping story of bravery against impossible odds.
Visa hela texten

Passar bra ihop

  1. The Cretan Runner
  2. +
  3. England And Russia

De som köpt den här boken har ofta också köpt England And Russia av J Hamel (inbunden).

Köp båda 2 för 666 kr

Kundrecensioner

Har du läst boken? Sätt ditt betyg »

Fler böcker av George Psychoundakis

Bloggat om The Cretan Runner

Övrig information

George Psychoundakis was born in Crete in 1920. After a brief period of schooling he lived as a shepherd until the beginning of the German occupation in 1941, when he joined the Cretan resistance as a runner. He was later awarded the BEM.