THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER: “Fantastically advised.”—CNN • “A exceptional tale…value retelling and celebrating.”—USA Lately • “Oh, it’s a excellent one!”—Fox News
A “stunning tale of a brotherhood among enemies” emerges from the horrors of Global Battle II in this New York Times bestseller by way of the writer of Spearhead.
December, 1943: A badly broken American bomber struggles to fly over wartime Germany. On the controls is twenty-one-yr-antique 2d Lieutenant Charlie Brown. Part his workforce lay wounded or useless in this, their first venture. , a Messerschmitt fighter pulls up at the bomber’s tail. The pilot is German ace Franz Stigler—and he can spoil the younger American workforce with the squeeze of a cause…
What came about subsequent could defy creativeness and later be known as “probably the most fantastic come upon among enemies in Global Battle II.”
The U.S. eighth Air Pressure could later classify what came about among them as “most sensible mystery.” It was once an act that Franz may by no means point out for concern of dealing with a firing squad. It was once the come upon that might hang-out each Charlie and Franz for 40 years till, as antique males, they might seek the sector for each and every different, a final venture that would modification their lives eternally.