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Author: Iain Gale

ISBN: 9780007278688
Format: Paperback
Number Of Pages: 406
Published: 2 September 2010
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 13.2 x 2.9
There are some battles that, had the other side won, would have totally altered the course of history. This is one of those battles ...

October 1942, and Britain and its allies were in trouble. Germany and its Axis partners seemed to be triumphant everywhere, and were already almost within reach of the Suez Canal.

America had not yet decided to join the war, and Churchill needed a victory to survive.

In this novel, Iain Gale tells the story of those extraordinary eleven days from the viewpoints of seven of those who took part, on both sides as the stand was made, and the tide of war began to turn .....

About the Author

Iain Gale has a life-long passion for military history. He is the Editor of the National Trust for Scotland magazine and Art critic for Scotland on Sunday. He lives outside Edinburgh with his wife and children.

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