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Game for heroes, A
World War II ( 1970 / Jack Higgins / James Graham )
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Featuring: Owen Morgan

For my wife and children who know Steiner's beach well

The time : last year of world war II. Scene : The canal islands, between the mainland of Europe and Free Britain. Colonel Owen Morgan, the one-eyed spy who grew up at that place, is send there for a top-secret mission. On his home ground he runs into his youthful passion Simone. The girl, with whom he is still in love with, can not reply to his feelings. During the war he had a intimate relation with a German officer. When Morgan finally finds out about this "detail" it seems to late.