Classic adventure from the million copy bestseller Jack Higgins
In the end all roads lead to hell.
It’s 1944 and Germany is facing its final defeat. Five thousand miles across the Allied dominated Atlantic, twenty-two men and five nuns aboard the Barquentine Deutschland are battling home to Kiel.
Among them are a U-boat ace captured in a raid on Falmouth. A female American doctor caught in the nightmare of flying bombs. A gunboat commander who’s fought from the Solomons to the Channel and a rear admiral desperate to get some of the action.
Allies and enemies, men and women, the hunters and the haunted all drawn into the eye of the storm.
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Based on a true story, this novel describes an attempt by a German merchant ship to return to Germany from Brazil across the enemy-infested Atlantic. Other novels by the author include "The Eagle has Landed", "Night of the Fox", "Solo", and "A Prayer for the Dying".Product Description:
August, 1944. Across the enemy-infested Atlantic, the ancient three-mastered ship the "Deutschland" battles home from Brazil on the eve of the Fatherland's final defeat. But it turns out to be a battle for basic human survival, uniting friend and foe against man's oldest enemy - the sea.
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