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Strike a deal with the Devil or send one million men to their deaths? This is the choice facing Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill in March 1945. The Manhattan Project is behind schedule and will not produce the A-Bomb until 1947. Without it, the invasion of mainland Japan will become a bloody reality. Two German scientists, the only men whose knowledge can deliver t ...more
Paperback, 308 pages
Published April 17th 2013 by Silver Quill Publishing (first published March 14th 2013)
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Scott Sammons
Well written!

While somewhat heavy handed at times and the foreshadowing so transparent as to be jarring, the flow, and well crafted dialogues are worth the annoyance. On par with any of the big publishing house bestsellers. The plot twists are however so gentle and well telegraphed as to be minor bends in a rather straight road. Good not great, an entertaining day's diversion.
Kevin Bowser
Aug 19, 2014 rated it really liked it
To say that this one was a little far fetched is an understatement. But that actually led to the enjoyment for me.

But what if???

I will admit that I didn't figure it out as quickly as I usually do. So score 1 for the author. The transatlantic settings were great and the characters, once it settled into who were still alive, were great.
Claire
Mar 28, 2014 rated it really liked it
Great book, I have thoroughly enjoyed reading this intriguing story. The characters are well rounded and the plot, if not exactly believable, is imaginative and well written. All in all I would definitely highly recommend this book to anyone who enjoys a good thriller/mystery.
Miffy
Mar 17, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This was uber good, really enjoyed it! Can't believe that I got it for free too :D
Natasha
just awful - gave up on page 30 as it was clearly going nowhere
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Simon grew up in Sussex. After graduating from Southampton University with a degree in economics, he spent sixteen years in the Royal Air Force and was the first RAF pilot to fly the Mirage 2000 on operations over Iraq while on exchange with the French Air Force. Leaving the Service with the rank of Squadron Leader, he worked in the City of London as a derivatives broker and in various technology ...more

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