The Deserters

The Deserters

A Hidden History of World War II

Book - 2013
Average Rating:
Rate this:
"A ... history of ordinary soldiers struggling on the front lines, [this book] offers a ... new perspective on the Second World War ... [delving] deep into army archives, personal diaries, court-martial records, and self-published memoirs to produce this ... portrait of men overlooked by their commanders and ignored by history"--Dust jacket flap.
Publisher: New York : The Penguin Press, 2013
ISBN: 9781594204289
Branch Call Number: 940.548 GLA NVD
Characteristics: xx, 380 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

Aug 27, 2015

Fascinating read about deserters that's little talked about. The audio was excellent also. Sometimes it repeated info, but overall it brought light on the reasons for desertion.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number


Subject Headings


Find it at NVDPL

To Top