The Resource Act of war : a novel of love and treason, Leonard Sanders

Act of war : a novel of love and treason, Leonard Sanders

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Act of war : a novel of love and treason
Title
Act of war
Title remainder
a novel of love and treason
Statement of responsibility
Leonard Sanders
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Language
eng
Summary
2The Normandie was more than a luxury cruise ship - she was a symbol of glamour and opulence. But at the onset of war, both the Allies and the Nazis realized her potential threat as a warship: she could carry fifteen thousand troops across the Atlantic at a speed that could outdistance every submarine and surface ship. Ultimately the command descended from Hitler himself: Sink the Normandie ! It is Walther Von Beck, a former U-boat captain, who is chosen to execute the plan. Upon Von Beck's arrival in New York, he enlists the aid of Rachael, one of many Ger{u00AD}man Jews spying reluctantly for the Nazis in exchange for the safety of their loved ones who await the death camps back home. As they embark on their project, Rachael and Walther are drawn to each other and share a sensual, bittersweet love. And together, they become entangled with two men who are will{u00AD}ing to risk everything to protect the Norman{u00AD}die: Captain Maurice Rayna!, who has vowed to destroy the Normandie himself rather than allow her to fall into the hands of the Nazis; and Bonham, a young FBI agent who, in his desperation to make a name for himself, is led on a dangerous path to Rachael and Von Beck, and eventually on board the Normandie itself.3--Publisher
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TXI
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Label
Act of war : a novel of love and treason, Leonard Sanders
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
851187409
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Advance uncorrected proofs.
Extent
396 p.
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Edwin "Bud" Shrake Personal Library Collection. Gift of Ben Shrake, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-042). Item laid in: TNS from Herman Gollob, Vice President, Senior Editor, to Edwin Shrake, December 21, 1981 (1 sheet). Bound in printed yellow wrappers.
System control number
(OCoLC)851187409
Label
Act of war : a novel of love and treason, Leonard Sanders
Publication
Control code
851187409
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Advance uncorrected proofs.
Extent
396 p.
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Edwin "Bud" Shrake Personal Library Collection. Gift of Ben Shrake, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-042). Item laid in: TNS from Herman Gollob, Vice President, Senior Editor, to Edwin Shrake, December 21, 1981 (1 sheet). Bound in printed yellow wrappers.
System control number
(OCoLC)851187409

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