WHERE EAGLES DARE

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Random House Publishing Group, Aug 12, 1983
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Eight Allied agents -- seven men and a woman -- parachute onto a mountainside behind enemy lines in wartime Germany. Their mission: to rescue an American general before the Nazis can force him to reveal secret D-Day plans.

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novel of WWII espionage and commandos. The classic World War II thriller from the acclaimed master of action and suspense. One winter night, A team of British Special Forces commandos (seven men and a ... Read full review

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A rip-roaring ride for me! I just loved this. The bulk of the story theoretically takes place just over 2 hours time, and it is non-stop excitement. British WWII agents with some American help do the ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
5
Section 2
24
Section 3
57
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Alistair MacLean was born in Glasgow, Scotland in 1922. After attending Highland High School, he served in the Navy during World War II. He then went on to graduate from Glasgow University. MacLean wrote the bestsellers "HMS Ulysses," "The Guns of Navarone," "Ice Station Zebra," "Where Eagles Dare," "Dark Crusader," "Satan Bug," and "Captain Cook: A Biography." MacLean died on February 2, 1987 in Munich.

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