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Operation Parliament by Peter Horstead

Operation Parliament by Peter Horstead

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The sound of a ghostly Lancaster Bomber, its engines struggling and misfiring, has haunted the old airfield for sixty years.

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The sound of a ghostly Lancaster Bomber, its engines struggling and misfiring, has haunted the old airfield for sixty years. In 1943, Johnnie Sanderson and his crew were seven brave young men who had volunteered to fight the tyranny of Nazi Germany from the air, flying the Lancaster Bomber, they had christened 'Gloria', with 599 Squadron RAF. Flak, searchlights and nightfighters generate the gut-wrenching fear of the nightly bombing sorties over war-torn Europe, and they quickly learn that the scythe of war reaps a deadly harvest amongst bomber crews. 599 Squadron trains to take on vital raids against Germany and Hitler's world threatening 'Wunderwaffen' rocket program, culminating in the most important and dangerous sortie they have ever undertaken, 'Operation Parliament'. To ensure an Allied victory they must succeed at all costs, and from the beginning, those costs are very high. Johnnie, though, after losing too many comrades and friends to the deadly war, has only one more mission on his mind - to get his crew home. Little does he realise, just how long it will be before he can finally say, "Home at last, chaps, home at last."

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SKU GOR007498313
Title Operation Parliament
Author By (author) Peter Horstead
Contributor N/A
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Austin Macauley Publishers
Year Published 2015
Page Number 373
ISBN 1784552992
ISBN13 9781784552992
Cover Note Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Prizes N/A
Edition Text N/A
Note This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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