Sabotage : the mission to destroy Hitler's atomic bomb
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|George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library||Y 940.5486 BASCOMB||34510011040761||Teen Area - Non-fiction||Available||-|
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references (pages 262-289) and index.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||Invasion -- The uranium club -- Ministry of ungentlemanly warfare -- The size of a pineapple -- Operation Grouse -- The Vidda -- Two little birds -- Gunnerside -- Survival -- The white tempest -- The plan -- Winter fortress -- Escape -- 100 percent success -- The chase -- Another go -- Bigassbird II -- The transport -- The ticking clock -- Sabotage.|
|Summary, etc.:||"The invasion begins at night, with German cruisers slipping into harbor, and soon the Nazis occupy all of Norway... At Vemork, an industrial fortress high above a dizzying gorge, they gain access to an essential ingredient for the weapon that could end World War II: Hitler's very own nuclear bomb. When the Allies discover the plans for the bomb, they agree Vemork must be destroyed. But after a British operation fails to stop the Nazis deadly designs, the task falls to a band of young Norwegian commandos"--|