The Shetland Bus by David Howarth
A WWII Epic of Escape, Survival, and Adventure

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The Shetland Bus recounts the hundreds of crossings of small boats from the Shetland Islands to German-occupied Norway to supply arms to the Resistors and to rescue refugees—all under constant threat by German U-boats and winter storms.

 

About David Howarth

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David Howarth served as a British naval officer during World War II, running the Norwegian-mannered spy ring whose name became the title of his first best-selling book. The author of two dozen majoy works of history, including We Die Alone and The Shetland Bus, also available from The Lyons Press, he died in 1991.
 
Published June 17, 2008 by Lyons Press. 248 pages
Genres: History, Travel, War, Literature & Fiction, Professional & Technical, Biographies & Memoirs. Non-fiction

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