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The white mouse : the story of Nancy Wake / Peter Gouldthorpe.

By: Gouldthorpe, Peter [author,, illustrator.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Parkside, SA : Omnibus Books, 2015Description: 1 volume unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781742990910.Subject(s): Wake, Nancy, 1912-2011 -- Juvenile literature | World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- France -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literatureGenre/Form: Children's nonfiction. DDC classification: 940.5344092 Summary: "The Gestapo called her the White Mouse - and they wanted her, dead or alive. Nancy Wake was an Australian who joined the French Resistance during World War II and became the most wanted woman in France. Parachuting behind enemy lines, blowing up bridges and smuggling refugees across borders, Nancy fought fiercely against the enemy and became the most decorated Australian woman in any war." --Publisher description.
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Childrens Non-Fiction Davis (Central) Library
Children's Non-fiction
Children's Non-fiction 940.53 WAK 2 Available T00589635
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The Gestapo called her The White Mouse and they wanted her, dead or alive. Nancy Wake was an Australian who joined the French Resistance during World War II and became the most wanted woman in France. Parachuting behind enemy lines, blowing up bridges and smuggling refugees across borders, Nancy fought fiercely against the enemy and became the most decorated Australian woman in any war.

"The Gestapo called her the White Mouse - and they wanted her, dead or alive. Nancy Wake was an Australian who joined the French Resistance during World War II and became the most wanted woman in France. Parachuting behind enemy lines, blowing up bridges and smuggling refugees across borders, Nancy fought fiercely against the enemy and became the most decorated Australian woman in any war." --Publisher description.

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