Behind enemy lines / by Bill Doyle.

By: Doyle, Bill H, 1968-
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Scholastic, c2009Description: 135, [4] p. ; 20 cmISBN: 0545147050 (pbk.); 9780545147057 (pbk.)Other title: Behind enemy lines : true stories of amazing courage [Cover title]Subject(s): Heroes -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Soldiers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Spies -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Courage -- United States -- Juvenile literature | Heroes | Soldiers | Spies | CourageDDC classification: 973.092 LOC classification: CT217 | .D69 2009
Contents:
Why they risk it all -- America's first spy : Revolutionary War, 1776 -- Crossing the line : Civil War, 1862 -- Flight of the wing walker : World War II, 1941 -- Major league espionage : World War II, 1943 -- Escape from France! : World War II, 1944 -- Out of the jungle : Vietnam War, 1966 -- Dark waters of Desert Storm : Gulf War, 1990 -- Operation Shurta Nasir : Iraq War, 2007.
Summary: Eight stories of real-life heroes who took risks for their country and others behind enemy lines.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [137]-[138]).

Why they risk it all -- America's first spy : Revolutionary War, 1776 -- Crossing the line : Civil War, 1862 -- Flight of the wing walker : World War II, 1941 -- Major league espionage : World War II, 1943 -- Escape from France! : World War II, 1944 -- Out of the jungle : Vietnam War, 1966 -- Dark waters of Desert Storm : Gulf War, 1990 -- Operation Shurta Nasir : Iraq War, 2007.

Eight stories of real-life heroes who took risks for their country and others behind enemy lines.

Reading level: 5.3; guided reading level: V; Lexile: 810L.