In Northern Poland in 1940, at the Nazi war camp Stalag XX-A, two men struck up an unlikely friendship that was to lead to one of the most daring and remarkable wartime escape stories ever told. Antony Coulthard was the privately educated son of wealthy parents and had a first-class honours degree in modern languages from Oxford. The other man, Fred Foster, was the son of a bricklayer from Newark, Nottinghamshire – he left school with no qualifications aged 14.What happened to both of them is told here by Fred’s son, Steve. 300pp
One copy only left, but corners of the cover slightly bumped and the pages are browning. Good reading copy.