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FREE READ È The Wooden Horse To freedomThis vaulting horse was four feet six inches high and its base covered an area of five feet by three feet When it was carried into the courtyard the German guards thought it was simply a vaulting horse similar to that used in any gymnasiumIt is true that the prisoners vaulted over it But unknown to the German guards two men were always concealed within the horse and. I read a 1959 mass market paperback edition from Berkley Books In the introduction it says that it s a special edition for teensThis is a fictionalized account of an escape from a prisoner of war camp run by the Germans written by one of the escapees The camp is surrounded by barbed wire and buildings inside the compound are placed on piles so that guards can see under the buildings It s hardly a prime location for POWs to build a tunnel but build a tunnel they do The ingenuity of the prisoners not just for the tunnel but for other tasks is inspiring The way the men deal with each other and the indignities and dangers of their imprisonment is interesting as are the difficulties faced by the escapees as they try to get out of German controlled territory The story is well written The switch to the fictionalized format let the author insert points of viewI saw that a reviewer at said that later editions of the book left out a fabricated deadly encounter with a German soldier that the original publishers wanted put into the book to punch up the ending My book is apparently an early one because it has the incident In my opinion it wasn t the least bit needed The story was interesting enough and suspenseful enough without it Premeditated Acts prisoners vaulted over it But unknown to the German guards two men were always concealed within the horse and. I read a 1959 mass market The Fan Tan Players paperback edition from Berkley Books In the introduction it says that it s a special edition for teensThis is a fictionalized account of an escape from a Emotional Resilience Simple Truths for Dealing with the Unfinished Business of Your Past prisoner of war camp run by the Germans written by one of the escapees The camp is surrounded by barbed wire and buildings inside the compound are Der Nebelkönig placed on Dwight Swain Master Writing Teacher 6 CDs prime location for POWs to build a tunnel but build a tunnel they do The ingenuity of the With Malice Toward All The uips Lives and Loves of Some Celebrated 20th Century American Wits prisoners not just for the tunnel but for other tasks is inspiring The way the men deal with each other and the indignities and dangers of their imprisonment is interesting as are the difficulties faced by the escapees as they try to get out of German controlled territory The story is well written The switch to the fictionalized format let the author insert Trotsky: Downfall Of A Revolutionary points of viewI saw that a reviewer at said that later editions of the book left out a fabricated deadly encounter with a German soldier that the original Mukiwa put into the book to The Unfaithful Widow punch up the ending My book is apparently an early one because it has the incident In my opinion it wasn t the least bit needed The story was interesting enough and suspenseful enough without it

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FREE READ È The Wooden Horse While the prisoners vaulted these two men were busy underground burrowing a tunnelWhen's the day's work was over the hole was boarded up earth placed over the boards and the horse with the two men inside taken back into the camp This work of tunnelling went on for several months until the tunnel was over 120 feet long and extended beyond the barbed wire which bounded the cam. Very gripping story I enjoyed it Pale Rose of England prisoners vaulted these two men were busy underground burrowing a tunnelWhen's the day's work was over the hole was boarded up earth Genetics placed over the boards and the horse with the two men inside taken back into the camp This work of tunnelling went on for several months until the tunnel was over 120 feet long and extended beyond the barbed wire which bounded the cam. Very gripping story I enjoyed it

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FREE READ È The Wooden Horse Based on true events in which the author calling himself Peter was involved this is the story of a successful escape from Stalag Luft III in German occupied Poland by British prisoners of war during WWIIThe title is well chose for it was by means of a wooden vaulting horse that Eric Williams and his two companions made their way out of the captivity of a German prison camp in. Wooden Horse is a fictionalized narration of the true events behind one of the most ingenious and daring escape made by POWs from a German prison camp during World War II Written by RAF Flight Lieutenant Eric Williams who was one of the escapees this book is an absorbing narration of how perseverance bravery and ingenuity helped the prisoners to break from a POW prison camp which was specially designed to be escape resistant Eric Williams was shot down over Germany in 1942 and was initially imprisoned in the Oflag XXI B prisoner of war camp in Occupied Poland A failed attempt at escape from that prison resulted in him being transferred to one of the most escape proof POW camps of the time Stalag Luft III the Luftwaffe run prison camp for captured airmen in Zagan Poland Those readers who are familiar with the Paul Brickhill book from 1950 or the 1963 Steve Mcueen smash hit movie both titled The Great Escape will remember Stalag Luft III as the infamous prison camp specifically designed to prevent prisoners from tunneling out of the camp with both natural and man made defensive measures Wooden Horse is the detailed accounts of how a bunch of prisoners beat all the odds stacked against them by punching through each of the camp s defenses with tenacity and a genius of a plan The book narrates these tense events separated in to three different sections It is in the first phase of the narration that the reader gets introduced to the Wooden Horse a wooden vaulting horse meant for exercise with a hidden hollow inside which was made by the prisoners to camouflage the entrance of an escape tunnel which was under construction and this explains the title of the book The hollowed out wooden vaulting horse was a brilliant invention just like the real Trojan Horse and it allowed Williams and two other officers conceal themselves while engaged in the tunneling operation and to hide the large uantities of sand which they dug out The second phase of the book describe their escape from the prison through the tunnel dodging search dogs sentries and searchlights and the third phase narrates their pulse racing journey across German occupied territories engulfed in the desperations of war on foot and on train with the ever present danger of getting captured again After some real close shaves with danger they finally manage to stow away themselves in two different ships to reach the safety of a neutral SwedenThough based on true events since the book was written just after the war in 1949 the military censorship which was still in existence over the matters prevented the author from using the real names of the escapees and he portrays himself under the fictitious name of Peter Howard The author s attempt in recreating the mental attitude of the prisoners and their conversations which reflect their contempt towards the German guards show the true doctrine which is instilled in a soldier during any war the doctrine of In total war one despises one s enemy and as a prisoner of war one s only weapon is derision Wooden Horse is a classic tale of escape and evasion which can excite and inspire the reader and keep him glued to the book like a thriller Debby (Voices of the South) prisoners of war during WWIIThe title is well chose for it was by means of a wooden vaulting horse that Eric Williams and his two companions made their way out of the captivity of a German Frank The Voice prison camp in. 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  • Hardcover
  • 256
  • The Wooden Horse
  • Eric Williams
  • English
  • 15 September 2019
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