It's a race against time as Major Petrie and explosive expert Johnson attempt the impossible - to blow up the strategically vital German troop-ship shuttling between Italy and Sicily. They make a pact with the mafia, but are troubled at every turn by the Germans and competing mafia men.
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Zero hour, July 1943. Sicily is the key to the imminent allied invasion of Europe. Defended by a large German army, limitless nazi reinforcements can be brought in almost immediately. Major Petrie lands at Palermo on a secret mission - which has to work.Book Description:
A classic thriller of the old school
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used; Good. Bookseller Inventory # 1993117
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1972. Book Condition: Good. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP38296775
Book Description Collins, 1972. Soft cover. Book Condition: Fair. First Edition. A fair, RARE FIRST Edition ARC/proof. " Perfect bound" but pp 147 -158 loose. #18. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 001450
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