The Password Is Courage by John Castle (Ballantine 221 – 1957)

Ballantine 221

Ballantine 221

He fought a one-man war from behind the German lines

The biography of Sergeant-Major Charles Coward, British officer and WWII POW. Following an escape attempt, Coward posed as a wounded German soldier and was awarded the Iron Cross after being hospitalized.

Written by John Castle. Cover uncredited.

A film based on the bio was released in 1962 and starred Dirk Bogarde.The Password Is Courage

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