WorldCat Identities

Brickhill, Paul

Overview
Works: 139 works in 682 publications in 8 languages and 8,605 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Film adaptations  Biography  Personal narratives  History  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Contributor
Classifications: D805.G3, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paul Brickhill
The great escape by Paul Brickhill ( Book )
72 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,030 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
Reach for the sky; the story of Douglas Bader, legless ace of the Battle of Britain by Paul Brickhill ( Book )
75 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of an English hero in World War II who lost both legs in an air crash, learned to walk again, and became a fighter pilot during the Battle of Britain. He was captured but managed to escape from the enemy
The Dam Busters by Paul Brickhill ( Book )
102 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beretning om den engelske bombeeskadrille no. 617, der blev uddannet til særlige missioner under 2. verdenskrig - bl.a. ødelæggelse af vandkraftdæmninger for Ruhr-distriktet
The great escape by Paul Brickhill ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 524 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
The great escape by Paul Brickhill ( Visual )
49 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 497 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
Escape or die; authentic stories of the RAF Escaping Society by Paul Brickhill ( Book )
45 editions published between 1952 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beretninger om flugt og undvigelser foretaget af RAF-personel under 2. verdenskrig
Dam busters by Paul Brickhill ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1951 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 112 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 )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 104 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 )
11 editions published between 1946 and 1963 in English and held by 72 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 1965 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reach for the sky the story of Douglas Bader, DSO, DFC by Paul Brickhill ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 50 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
Changing public/private partnerships in the African book sector by Paul Brickhill ( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 dam busters by Michael Anderson ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr Barnes Wallis was possessed with a seemingly crazy idea - the creation of the bouncing bomb, designed to destroy the Ruhr dams and paralyse the enemy's industrial nerve centre. He fought persistent scepticism and disbelief that such a feat was possible. Through the skill, determination and courage of RAF Wing Commander Guy Gibson and his squadron, the mission succeeded. Today the concept can only be described as one of brilliant inspiration
The fundamentals of production : a practical approach by Paul Brickhill ( Book )
in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les briseurs de barrages by Paul Brickhill ( Book )
12 editions published between 1954 and 1965 in French and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bader, vainqueur du ciel by Paul Brickhill ( Book )
7 editions published between 1954 and 1964 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La grande évasion by Paul Brickhill ( Book )
11 editions published between 1963 and 1981 in French and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reach for the sky ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true-life story of British air ace Douglas Bader, who overcomes the loss of his legs in a crash to continue his flying career during the war
La grande évasion : Edition collector by John Sturges ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Des officiers alliés récidivistes de l'évasion sont regroupés dans un stalag sous haute surveillance allemande pendant la dernière guerre. Sous le direction de leur colonel, ils préparent une évasion massive par des tunels. Une alerte founit le prétexte. Près de 80 militaires se sauvent. La chasse est donnée. Beaucoup seront repris comme Hilts malgrè une superbe fuite en moto
 
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Alternative Names
Brickhill, Paul
Brickhill, Paul Chester Jerome.
Brickhill, Paul Chester Jerome 1916-1991
בריקהיל, פול
ブリックヒル, ポール
Languages
English (416)
French (36)
German (10)
Multiple languages (3)
Italian (2)
Dutch (2)
Spanish (1)
Panjabi (1)
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