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SS-GB by Len Deighton

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List Price: £8.99

 

Paperback: 464 Pages.

Published: 28 May 2009 by HarperCollins Publishers Ltd

Edition: New Ed

ISBN: 0586050027

EAN: 9780586050026

In February 1941 British command surrendered to the Nazis. For nine months Britain has been occupied. An alternative spy novel.

Reviews

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Life must go on ....

It should be "business as usual" for Detective Inspector archer at Scotland Yard. He has a murder to investigate and a son to bring up in occupied Britain but the Nazis are showing too much interest in his case and the resistance want him to get involved in freeing the king from the tower.

Perhaps a little too much emphasis on the different German departments and their rivalry but a very clever and believable evocation of a post-war occupied London.

Riveting and quite frightening - it could have been like this.

 
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