Houghton Mifflin Harcourt publishers, Boston, New York; "The epic mission to sabotage Hitler's Atomic Bomb"; hardbound with black boards and nice gilt lettering on spine; inside boards have decorative maps showing attach routes; many wonderful black and white photos; see pics.

 

Plot -

"It's 1942 and the Nazis are racing to be the first to build a weapon unlike any known before.  They have the physicists.  They have the uranium.  Now all their plans depend on amassing a single ingredient:  heavy water, which is produced at Norway's Vemork, the lone plant in all the world that makes this rare substance.  Under threat of death, Vemork's engineers push production into overdrive..."

The Winter Fortress by Neal Bascomb

SKU: BS32g
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