The book and film Carve Her Name With Pride have moved millions of men and women with their tale of incredible bravery and fortitude. The heroine Violette Szabo was an attractive young mother who volunteered for the Special Operations Executive, and after arduous training, parachuted into Nazi-occupied France only to die heroically and tragically. Her courage was recognised by the award of the George Cross.
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Susan Ottaway is the author of a number of successful books including Dambuster - The Life of Guy Gibson VC and She Who Dared, the dramatic story of an underground intelligence operator in Northern Ireland. She lives near Andover, Hampshire.Review:
"...Ottaway confirms that she is a meticulous researcher and first-rate historian." -- Alliance Advocate, September 2002
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Book Description Pen & Sword Books Ltd, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX085052976X