The Resource Aurore, Graham Hurley, (electronic resource)

Aurore, Graham Hurley, (electronic resource)

Label
Aurore
Title
Aurore
Statement of responsibility
Graham Hurley
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Barely half of the Bomber Command's aircrews survive a full tour, but wireless operator Billy Angell has beaten the odds and completed his 30th - and final - mission. Now, Billy is due two-weeks leave, a posting to a training squadron and a six-month exemption from active duty. Except that MI5 need an airman to drop into Nazi-occupied France. MI5 are interested in Hľn̈e Lafosse, a frenchwoman keeping unusual company in her small family cht́eau in the depths of the Touraine. Hľn̈e has begun an affair with a senior Abwehr intelligence officer, who, in return, has turned a blind eye to the succession of Jews, refugees, resistance fighters and downed Allied airmen to whom she offers shelter. MI5 believe they can exploit this relationship and plant a false lead about the anticipated allied invasion of northern France. It falls to Billy, playing a downed airman, to find Hľn̈e, to win her confidence and to plant a lie that will only make sense to her German lover. But this time, Billy isn't flying at 20,000 feet and he won't be able to escape the incendiary consequences of his actions. Continuing Graham Hurley's trilogy charting the shadowy and often lethal pas de deux between rival Allied and German intelligence services during World War II.
Member of
Summary
Aurore connects Billy Angel, an RAF wireless operator selected for a covert mission to occupied France, with Helene Lafosse, a French woman keeping unusual company in her small family chateau in the depths of the Touraine
Storyline
Tone
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10601042
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hurley, Graham
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Wars within
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Intelligence officers
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Aurore, Graham Hurley, (electronic resource)
Link
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11901693
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781784977849
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11901693
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11901693
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Aurore, Graham Hurley, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11901693
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781784977849
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11901693
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11901693
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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