Eastern Approaches

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UPC:
9780141042848
Maximum Purchase:
3 units
Binding:
Paperback
Publication Date:
2009-09-22
Release Date:
2009-09-22
Author:
Fitzroy Maclean
Language:
english
Edition:
Re-issue

Fitztroy Maclean was one of the real-life inspirations for super-spy James Bond. After adventures in Soviet Russia before the war, Maclean fought with the SAS in North Africa in 1942. There he specialised in hair-raising commando raids behind enemy lines, including the daring and outrageous kidnapping of the German Consul in Axis-controlled Iraq. Maclean's extraordinary adventures in the Western Desert and later fighting alongside Tito's partisans in Yugoslavia are blistering reading and show what it took to be a British hero who broke the mould...