By Nick Cook
First released in nice Britain in 1990 by means of Pan Books Ltd
The Allies are advancing on Berlin within the death days of the second one global conflict, however the Russians are plotting even more than the top of the 3rd Reich. Operation Archangel's goal is for Soviet troops to blast their approach directly to the English Channel.
With pretend Soviet tanks coated up close to the German border in Czechoslovakia, British secret agent pilots stumble throughout this complicated charade. Wing Commander Robert Fleming and Rhodesian expatriate Piet Kruze develop into front line within the attempt to defuse the Russian scheme. yet they have to first penetrate the guts of the Nazi defences and thieve the single weapon which can very likely spoil Archangel: the cream of the hot new release of German jet fighter bombers.
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The Allies are advancing on Berlin within the demise days of the second one global warfare, however the Russians are plotting even more than the top of the 3rd Reich. Operation Archangel's objective is for Soviet troops to blast their method immediately to the English Channel.
With pretend Soviet tanks covered up close to the German border in Czechoslovakia, British undercover agent pilots stumble throughout this intricate charade. Wing Commander Robert Fleming and Rhodesian expatriate Piet Kruze turn into front line within the attempt to defuse the Russian scheme. yet they have to first penetrate the center of the Nazi defences and scouse borrow the single weapon that may most likely ruin Archangel: the cream of the recent iteration of German jet fighter bombers.
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Angel, Archangel: The End of the Third Reich by Nick Cook