Black Cross

Black Cross

Book - 1995
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It is January 1944 a " and as Allied troops prepare for D day, Nazi scientists develop a toxic nerve gas that will repel and wipe out any invasion force. To salvage the planned assault, two vastly different but equally determined men are sent to infiltrate the secret concentration camp where the poison gas is being perfected on human subjects. Their only objective: destroy all traces of the gas and the men who created it a " no matter how many lives may be losta ]including their own. a oestunninga ].From the very first page, Greg Iles takes his readers on an emotional roller-coaster ride, juxtaposing tension-filled action scenes, horrifying depictions of savage cruelty, and heart-stopping descriptions of sacrifice and bravery. A remarkable story from a remarkable writer.a a " Booklist
Publisher: New York : Dutton, c1995.
ISBN: 9780525938293
Branch Call Number: FIC ILES, GREG
Characteristics: 516 p. ; 24 cm.


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carolsbrown Mar 16, 2014


Mar 17, 2011

Although I've gone over a lot of this material over the years between books and cinema, the story line was solid and there is plenty of action and intrigue, however I couldn't get ahold of the main characters analytical personallity enough to rate it above 2.5


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