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The Mauritanian

The true story of Slahi's fight for freedom after being detained and imprisoned without charge by the U.S. Government for years. Alone and afraid, Slahi finds allies in defense attorney Nancy Hollander and her associate ...

The Lizard cage —Connelly, Karen, 1969-

Arrested by the Burmese police for his protest songs against the dictatorship, Teza is sentenced to seven years in solitary confinement. Despite his isolation in jail, Teza ends up having a profound effect on all those w...

Darkness at noon —Koestler, Arthur, 1905-1983, author.

"The newly discovered lost text of Arthur Koestler's modern masterpiece, Darkness at Noon--the haunting portrait of a revolutionary, imprisoned and tortured under totalitarian rule--is now restored and in a completely ne...

Remembrance

Remembrance depicts a remarkable love story that blossomed amidst the terror of a German concentration camp in 1944 Poland. This impossible passion fuels the courage of a Polish prisoner who manages to rescue his Jewish ...

The stranger —Conway, Simon, 1967- author.

ISIS can't control him. MI6 can't find him. But he's coming ... Things change quickly in the world of espionage and clandestine operations. Jude Lyon of MI6 remembers the captured terrorist bomb-maker. He watched him bei...

Bog child —Dowd, Siobhan.

In 1981, the height of Ireland's "Troubles," eighteen-year-old Fergus is distracted from his upcoming A-level exams by his imprisoned brother's hunger strike, the stress of being a courier for Sinn Fein, and dreams of a ...

Flashman on the march : from the Flashman papers, 1867-8 —Fraser, George MacDonald, 1925-2008.

Harry Flashman undertakes the mission to rescue captive Britons who are chained and tortured by a barbarian monarch in Africa.

Hunger

The final months of Bobby Sands, the Irish Republican Army activist who protested his treatment at the hands of British prison guards with a hunger strike, are chronicled in this historical drama, the first feature film ...

Journey to Munich —Winspear, Jacqueline, 1955-
Book On CD
2016
Availability: 8 of 8

Working with the British Secret Service on an undercover mission, Maisie Dobbs is sent to Hitler's Germany in this thrilling the twelfth novel in Jacqueline Winspear's bestselling series. The Secret Service wants Maisie ...

Trouble —Howard, Linda, 1950-

"Midnight rainbow : Was Jane Hamilton Greer just a wealthy socialite in over her head or was she really engaged in espionage that could compromise U.S. interests for years to come? The only certainty was that she was bei...

The road to Guantánamo

A trio of British Muslims, known as the Tipton Three, were held in Guantánamo Bay for two years until they were released without charge.

A dangerous inheritance a novel of Tudor rivals and the secret of the tower —Weir, Alison, 1951-
Large Print
2012
Availability: 4 of 4

Alison Weir's engrossing new novel of historical suspense tells the dramatic intertwined stories of two women: Katherine Grey, whose world falls apart when her older sister, Jane, is imprisoned and executed for unlawfull...

Hunger
Blu-ray
2012
Availability: 1 of 1

The final months of Bobby Sands, the Irish Republican Army activist who protested his treatment at the hands of British prison guards with a hunger strike, are chronicled in this historical drama, the first feature film ...

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