By William Diehl
Because the international trembles with the process of global battle II, a girl dies by the hands of Hitler's henchmen. Her homicide endlessly alterations her lover, Francis Scott Keegan, a continuing anti-Nazi mercenary, who turns into locked in a determined cat-and-mouse online game with the 3rd Reich's excellent undercover agent, a guy of 1000 faces. In an enviornment that encompasses presidents and gangsters, spies and sirens, the lethal current and the darkish prior, Keegan pursues his elusive quarry into the leading edge of global events—and into the key internal workings of a terrifying challenge recognized basically as "27."
"The top e-book of its sort because the DAY OF THE JACKAL...Edge-of-the-seat stuff."--PEOPLE
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"A rip-roaring rollercoaster of suspense, riveting from starting to end."
Diehl integrates ancient occasions reminiscent of Hitler's upward push to strength and Dillinger's financial institution robberies into this mystery a couple of heroic ex-bootlegger and his nemesis, agent 27, a Nazi making plans to kidnap a few of America's strongest males. ``Despite a few unbelievable coincidences, his solidly researched story is suspenseful, inventive and, in areas, deeply moving,'' acknowledged PW.
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Go back to work or be shot, “an army captain demanded. ” When the strikers refused, he ordered his men to fire into the knot of civilians. There was chaos as the soldiers, on horseback, charged the group, trampling men and women under hoof slashing them with sabers, gunning them down. That night in a restaurant, Ingersoll was served horse meat. ’ When you get to the front you will realize there are no farms left, only mud and wire. ” Ingersoll snapped back. It was the first time it occurred to Ingersoll that Germany might lose the war.
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27 aka The Hunt by William Diehl