Fey’s War: The True Story of a Mother, her Missing Sons and the Plot to Kill Hit

Fey’s War: The True Story of a Mother, her Missing Sons and the Plot to Kill Hit

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In September, 1944, the SS march into a remote Italian castle, arrest a mother and seize her two sons, aged just two and three. If Hitler has his way she will never see them again. For Fey Pirzio-Biroli is the daughter of Ulrich von Hassell, executed days before after the failed assassination of the Führer. Mercilessly cast into the Nazi death machine, Fey must cling to the hope that one day she will escape and rescue her lost children.

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**Formerly published as The Lost Boys**

'Remarkable. A powerful, engrossing story of a journey into the heart of darkness and final escape from it' Sunday Times

In September, 1944, the SS march into a remote Italian castle, arrest a mother and seize her two sons, aged just two and three. If Hitler has his way she will never see them again. For Fey Pirzio-Biroli is the daughter of Ulrich von Hassell, executed days before after the failed assassination of the Fuhrer. Mercilessly cast into the Nazi death machine, Fey must cling to the hope that one day she will escape and rescue her lost children . . .

'Riveting, important, reads like a terrifying thriller' Daily Telegraph

'Heartbreaking. It started with a plot to kill Hitler. It ended in one of the most astonishing and moving stories of the war' Daily Mail

'Extraordinary. A rich, deep, gripping read' Guardian

'As thrilling as any novel. Bailey has an extraordinary talent for bringing history to life' Kate Atkinson

Additional information

Weight0.354 kg
Dimensions19.8 × 12.9 × 2.9 cm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

ix, 461 , 16 unnumbered of plates

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

940.547243092 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K