The Next Moon : the Remarkable True Story of a British Agent Behind the Lines in Wartime France Paperback
Part of the Penguin World War II Collection series
Andre Hue was a daredevil. By the age of twenty the Anglo-Frenchman had survived shipwreck and years undercover in France, sabotaging German supply lines.
Returning to Britain, he was recruited by SOE to parachute behind enemy lines on 5 June 1944, to unite resistance forces in Brittany and paralyse local German troops during the Allied invasion.
Though Hue's mission was fraught with difficulty - he missed his landing site, his secret base camp became the site of a pitch battle and a band of Cossacks tried to hunt him down - he knew that thousands of lives depended on his success or failure ...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 368 pages, B&W
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 06/08/2009
- Category: Memoirs
- ISBN: 9780141042800