In neutral Lisbon, British Intelligence has concocted a ruthless doublecross to lure Russia and Germany into a hellish war of attrition on the Eastern Front and so buy Britain the most precious commodity of all: time.
That plot now hinges on one man: Josef Hoffman, a humble Red Cross worker. But who is Hoffman? And where do his loyalties really lie?
A WW2 thriller that mixes iconic historical figures with fiction, mainly, for those like myself interested in this historical period. A little dated for the present day and slow-paced rather like watching an old war film, good for the nostalgic value.
I received a copy of this book from Harper Impulse / Killer Reads – Collins Crime Club via NetGalley in return for an honest review.
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