The Best of Our Spies

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AUTHOR
Alex Gerlis
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3,87 MB
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The Best of Our Spies.pdf
ISBN
7955672662781

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The Allies have landed, the liberation of Europe has begun. In the Pas de Calais, Nathalie Mercier, a young British Special Operations Executive secret agent working with the French Resistance, disappears. In London, her husband Owen Quinn, an officer with Royal Navy Intelligence, discovers the truth about her role in the Allies' sophisticated deception at the heart of D-Day. Appalled but determined, Quinn sets off on a perilous hunt through France in search of his wife. Aided by the Resistance in his search, he makes good progress. But, caught up by the bitterness of the war and its insatiable appetite for revenge, he risks total destruction. Based on real events of the Second World War, this is a thrilling tale of international intrigue, love, deception and espionage, perfect for fans of Robert Harris, John le Carre and Len Deighton.

Alex Gerlis is the author of the acclaimed Spies series of four Second World War espionage thrillers which are noted for their detailed research and intricate plots and feature two great adversaries: the British spymaster Edgar and his Soviet ... Hello Select your address Best Sellers Today's Deals New Releases Books Electronics Customer Service Today's Deals New Releases Books Electronics Customer Service Alex Gerlis ist ein ehemaliger BBC-Journalist, der den Plot zu The Best of Our Spies im Zuge seiner Berichterstattung zum D-Day entwickelt hat. Im Kern geht es um die grosse Täuschungsaktion Operation Fortitude.

A blend of H.E. Bates' 'Fair Stood the Wind for France', John le Carre's 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy' and a few others, '...Spies' is a well-researched, blunt instrument of literature.

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