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The Wooden Horse

The Liberation of the Western Mind, from Odysseus to Socrates

by Keld Zeruneith

  • 204 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Overlook Hardcover .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ancient Greek & Roman philosophy,
  • Philosophy of mind,
  • Ancient Greece - History,
  • History Of Civilization And Culture (General),
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • Ancient - Greece,
  • Ancient and Classical,
  • History / Ancient / Greece,
  • Ancient - General,
  • Consciousness,
  • Greek literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Mythology, Greek

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12316467M
    ISBN 10158567818X
    ISBN 109781585678181

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Wooden Horse is a fictionalized narration of the true events behind one of the most ingenious and daring escape made by POWs from a German prison camp during World War II. Written by RAF Flight Lieutenant Eric Williams, who was one of the escapees this book is an absorbing narration of how perseverance, bravery and ingenuity helped the prisoners to break from a POW prison camp which /5.

The Wooden Horse was more interesting when the tunnel was being built, when the POWs escaped and during the trek across Germany. The story slowed a bit when John and Peter were trying to get to Sweden.

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At the end of each working day, a wooden board was placed back over the tunnel entrance and re-covered with surface dirt. Eric Williams MC (13 July – 24 December ) was an English writer and former Second World War RAF pilot and prisoner of war (POW) who wrote several books dealing with his escapes from prisoner-of-war camps, most famously in his novel The Wooden Horse, made into a movie of the same name.

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The prisoners would then begin a gymnastic exercise using the vaulting horse, while the concealed man dug down below the horse. At the finish of the exercises the digger would place a wooden board, cut to fit the aperture, in the hole and fill in the top with dry dirt kept for the purpose - dirt taken from anywhere else in the tunnel might be.

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Supplemented by illustrations, including shots of a full-scale replica of the vaulting horse, this volume presents an exhaustive account of the escape in its entirety, set in the context of the camp’s : Pen & Sword Books Limited.

In The Wooden Horse, the fictionalized version of events written by participant Eric Williams, ‘Peter Howard’ is Eric himself, ‘John Clinton’ is Michael Codner, and ‘Philip Rowe’ is Oliver three men returned to active service after their return to England. An extremely interesting book, containing as it does such intensive detail concerning life in an officers’ POW.

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This revised and expanded edition tells the tale. The escape itself was conceived on classical lines. The Greeks built a wooden horse and by means of it got into the city of Troy; in two British officers built a wooden horse and by means of it got out of a German prison camp.

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