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Brickhill, Paul

Overview
Works: 99 works in 605 publications in 16 languages and 7,076 library holdings
Genres: Drama  War films  Film adaptations  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Biography  Action and adventure films  History  Documentary films  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Contributor
Classifications: D805.G3, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Paul Brickhill
 
Most widely held works by Paul Brickhill
The great escape by Paul Brickhill( Book )

91 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six hundred American and British Air Force officers worked for over a year to prepare escape tunnels for the mass escape of the whole group in World War II
The Dam Busters by Paul Brickhill( Book )

146 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in 11 languages and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of 617 Squadron of the Royal Air Force, which was formed early in 1943 for one special job--to breach the Moehne and Eder Dams in Germany. The overwhelming success of the great raid on the dams made the squadron famous, and it was retained as a unit and used for other equally perilous missions
The great escape by Paul Brickhill( Recording )

13 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Allied airmen who plot a massive escape from Stalag 3, a maximum security prison in World War II. They struggle against overwhelming odds to obtain freedom
Escape or die; authentic stories of the RAF Escaping Society by Paul Brickhill( Book )

60 editions published between 1952 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beretninger om flugt og undvigelser foretaget af RAF-personel under 2. verdenskrig
The Great Escape by Paul Brickhill( Visual )

70 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high-security German P.O.W. camp in 1942 holds only known troublemakers and risk-takers, all of whom are determined to pull off the war's most daring escape
Reach for the sky; the story of Douglas Bader, legless ace of the Battle of Britain by Paul Brickhill( Book )

23 editions published between 1954 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Douglas Bader, who lost both his legs in an air crash, learned to walk with artificial legs, and flew again, commanding five squadrons in the Second World War
Dam busters by Paul Brickhill( Recording )

12 editions published between 1951 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the true World War II story of how the famous Royal Air Force 617 Squadron carried out a raid on three of the most important dams in Germany
War of nerves by Paul Brickhill( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris, 1961, Robert Mackay, a tourist, saunters up to the bar of a Left Bank care, orders a drink, eyes a pretty girl ... A shot is fired, then two more. A man falls dead next to Mackay
Escape to danger by Paul Brickhill( Book )

14 editions published between 1946 and 1963 in English and Dutch and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of prisoners of war at Stalag luft III at Sagan, Germany, and the tunnel escape of March 1944. Includes a listing of 50 murdered British prisoners
The deadline by Paul Brickhill( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and Danish and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Changing public/private partnerships in the African book sector by Paul Brickhill( Book )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reach for the sky the story of Douglas Bader, DSO, DFC by Paul Brickhill( Recording )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Douglas Bader's life is the stuff of legend. After losing both his legs in a flying accident he returned to the RAF at the beginning the Second World War to become Britain's most famous airman and hero. In the Battle of Britain he led his squadron of Spitfires to kill after kill, keeping them going with his unstoppable banter. Shot down in occupied France, his German captors had to confiscate his tin legs in order to stop him trying to escape. And Bader faced it all, disability, leadership and capture, with a charm and determination that was to become an inspiration to all around him - container
British war collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five classic British war movies depicting the drama and courage of a nation and its citizens during World War II
The fundamentals of production : a practical approach by Paul Brickhill( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bader, vainqueur du ciel by Paul Brickhill( Book )

9 editions published between 1954 and 1968 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reach for the sky by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

6 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amazing story of Douglas Bader, who after losing both legs as a result of an aeroplane crash, overcame insurmountable odds to not only master the art of walking with two artificial legs, but to dance, play golf, and to become one of the most remarkable fighter aces in history
Great war stories by Paul Brickhill( Book )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War II heroes film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British Royal Air Force battles the Nazi Germany Air Force to prevent a Nazi invasion of Britain; seventy-six allied airmen plot a massive escape from Stalag 3, a maximum security Nazi prison; allied forces attempt to secure three bridges in Holland but fail on the final phase; a U.S. sub commander is obsessed with sinking a particular Japanese ship
The dam busters by Michael Anderson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the bombing mission to destroy strategic German dams, and the story behind the invention of the bouncing bomb
Textbooks as an agent of change : gender aspects of primary school textbooks in Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe by Paul Brickhill( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Brickhill, Paul

Brickhill, Paul Chester Jerome.

Brickhill, Paul Chester Jerome, 1916-

Brickhill, Paul Chester Jerome 1916-1991

Paul Brickhill Australian author and World War II prisoner of war

Paul Brickhill jachtvlieger uit Australië (1916-1991)

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