Through careful research and unusual insight, Bascomb takes his readers inside not just the terrors of an infamous World War I POW camp but the minds of the men who were determined to think their way out of it. It's riveting reading, but more than that, it's inspiring.
'Brims with adventure, suspense, daring, and heroism'
Terrific ... [a] stirring story
It's riveting reading, but more than that, it's inspiring
A remarkable piece of hidden history, told perfectly . . . brims with adventure, suspense, daring, and heroism
Entertaining . . . very little is known about the escape artists of World War I, but Bascomb's suspenseful and well-researched book could change that
Terrific . . . [a] stirring story