17 September 1944: the allies launch the largest airborne offensive in history, delivering 36,000 troops by parachute and glider to the Dutch / German Border.
In nine days time, half of them will be casualties of war.
Among their number is Theo Trickey, a young paratrooper so dreadfully injured he is not expected survive. Under the care of Medical Officer Captain Daniel Garland, Trickey is shipped to Germany as a Prisoner of War.
As Garland slowly nurses him back to health, he discovers that there's something unusual about Trickey, starting with a chance meeting Trickey had with Erwin Rommel before the War...
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 384 pages
- Publisher: Head of Zeus
- Publication Date: 12/01/2017
- Category: Second World War fiction
- ISBN: 9781784973827