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Death and honor

Author: W E B Griffin; William E Butterworth
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, ©2008.
Series: An honor bound novel
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The year is 1943, and Argentina is officially neutral, but crawling with every kind of spy, sympathizer, and military official imaginable. The hero is Cletus Frade, a Marine pilot recruited by the OSS, with strong family ties to Argentina, and a lot on his hands. OSS chief Wild Bill Donovan has asked him to set up his own official-but-really-OSS airline in Argentina, using "loaned" Lockheed Lodestars and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
War stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W E B Griffin; William E Butterworth
ISBN: 9780399154980 0399154981
OCLC Number: 178210074
Description: 470 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: An honor bound novel
Responsibility: W.E.B. Griffin and William E. Butterworth IV.
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The year is 1943, and Argentina is officially neutral, but crawling with every kind of spy, sympathizer, and military official imaginable. The hero is Cletus Frade, a Marine pilot recruited by the OSS, with strong family ties to Argentina, and a lot on his hands. OSS chief Wild Bill Donovan has asked him to set up his own official-but-really-OSS airline in Argentina, using "loaned" Lockheed Lodestars and Constellations. Of even more concern are two interwoven German operations: a government scheme for Jews outside the Fatherland to purchase the freedom of their relatives in concentration camps, who will then be transported to Argentina and Uruguay; and a plan called Operation Phoenix.

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