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The island of extraordinary captives : a painter, a poet, an heiress, and a spy in a World War II British internment camp  Cover Image CD Audiobook CD Audiobook

The island of extraordinary captives : a painter, a poet, an heiress, and a spy in a World War II British internment camp / Simon Parkin.

Parkin, Simon, (author.). Fitzpatrick, Elliot, (narrator.).

Summary:

The remarkable untold story of a Jewish orphan who fled Nazi Germany for London, only to be arrested there by the British government and sent to an internment camp for suspected foreign agents on the Isle of Man, alongside a renowned group of refugee musicians, intellectuals, artists, and, possibly, genuine spies.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781797142661
  • ISBN: 1797142666
  • ISBN: 9781797142678
  • ISBN: 1797142674
  • Physical Description: 10 audio discs (13 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Simon & Schuster Audio, [2022]

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Elliot Fitzpatrick.
Subject: Midgley, Peter, 1921-1991.
Hutchinson Internment Camp (Douglas, Isle of Man) > History.
Jewish refugees > Great Britain > Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 > Concentration camps > Isle of Man.
Noncitizens > Isle of Man > History > 20th century.
Germans > Great Britain > Forced removal and internment, 1940-1945.
World War, 1939-1945 > Prisoners and prisons, British.
World War, 1939-1945 > Great Britain.
World War, 1939-1945 > Evacuation of civilians > Great Britain.
Isle of Man > History > 20th century.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Biographies.

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AUDIO CD 940.531 PAR
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