The Wooden Horse Author:Eric Williams In 1943, two British officers, with the help of their fellow prisoners, made a wooden horse (quite different from the wooden horse made by the Greeks) and by means of it, escaped with a third soldier, from a German prison camp. They were then faced with the problem of getting out of Germany. THE WOODEN HORSE tells a true story of these men - a... more »nd of the courage of the members of the French and Danish Underground who risked their own lives to help them.
For sheer heroism, courage and perseverance, this is an escape story - completely factual in all details but names - hard to beat! There were others more difficult and dangerous, but for ingenuity, and the author's ability to reproduce the adventure in writing, it has no equal.« less