Operation Heartbreak by Duff Cooper

Operation Heartbreak

byDuff Cooper

Kobo ebook | August 9, 2016

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First published in 1950, Operation Heartbreak tells the fictional story of Wilie Marygton, a career soldier who was too young for WWI and too old for WWII. Born into a military family, Willie’s one goal in life is to take part in a battle, so he is exhilarated when he receives his commission, and is scheduled to leave for the Western Front on November 9, 1918. However, news of the Armistice changes his orders, and he instead spends the next 20 years in various posts in India and Africa, where his main occupation seems to be big game hunting and polo. With the rise of fascism, he is ready to resign his commission to fight in Spain, but is persuaded otherwise and spends WWII training recruits, lamenting his military status. But in an ironic twist of fate, he does end up playing an important part in the war effort….

Title:Operation HeartbreakFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:August 9, 2016Publisher:Lucknow BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1787200892

ISBN - 13:9781787200890

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