By Nick Cook

First released in nice Britain in 1990 through Pan Books Ltd

The Allies are advancing on Berlin within the demise days of the second one international battle, however the Russians are plotting even more than the top of the 3rd Reich. Operation Archangel's goal is for Soviet troops to blast their method directly to the English Channel.

With pretend Soviet tanks coated up close to the German border in Czechoslovakia, British secret agent pilots stumble throughout this complicated charade. Wing Commander Robert Fleming and Rhodesian expatriate Piet Kruze develop into front line within the attempt to defuse the Russian scheme. yet they have to first penetrate the guts of the Nazi defences and thieve the single weapon that could potentially smash Archangel: the cream of the recent iteration of German jet fighter bombers.

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C f. M arvell, To His Coy Mistress 19 7. C f. D a y , Parliament o f Bees: ›When o f the sudden, listening, you shall hear, ›A noise o f horns and hunting, which shall bring Anmerkungen zum Wüsten Land Zeile 63. 45 s. Dante: Inferno III, 5 5 -5 7 : Und ein so großer Zug des Volkes folgte Ihr nach, daß nimmermehr geglaubt ich hätte, Daß ihrer schon der Tod so viel’ entseelet. (Ü bers. Philalethes) Zeile 64. s. Dante: Inferno IV , 2 5 -2 7 : H ier, dem gemäß, was ich erlauschen konnte, G ab es kein Jammern, sondern nur wie Seufzer, D avon die ewgen Lüft erzittern mußten.

The jungle crouched, humped in silence. Then spoke the thunder 400 D a Datta: what have we given? M y friend, blood shaking m y heart The aw ful daring o f a moment’s surrender Which an age o f prudence can never retract B y this, and this only, we have existed Which is not to be found in our obituaries Or in memories draped by the beneficent spider Or under seals broken by the lean solicitor In our empty rooms 4 10 Da D ayadhvam : I have heard the key Turn in the door once and turn once only We think o f the key, each in his prison Thinking of the key, each confirms a prison Only at nightfall, aethereal rumours Revive for a moment a broken Coriolanus D a Ddmyata: The boat responded G aily, to the hand expert with sail and oar Das wüste Land 39 In diesem Moderschacht am Fuß der Berge, Im matten Mondlicht, da Grasgrannen singen Überm zerwühlten Totenacker rings ums Beinhaus, Beinhaus, wo nur der W in d sein Wesen treibt, Ist fensterlos, die Tür schwingt auf den Angeln Schilferige Knochen tun niemand mehr ein Leid.

Zeile 266 . Das Lied der drei Themsetöchter beginnt hier. V on Zeile 292 bis 306 sprechen sie abwechselnd. V gl. W agner: Götterdämme­ rung III, 1, das Lied der Rheintöchter. Zeile 279. s. James Anthony Froude (18 18 -18 9 4 ): Elizabeth, B a n d l, K a ­ pitel IV , Brief von de Quadra an Philipp von Spanien: ›A m Nachmittag fuhren w ir in einer Barke spazieren und sa­ hen uns die Spiele auf dem Fluß an. ‹ Zeile 293. s. ‹ (Ü bers. Philalethes) Zeile 307. s. St. ‹ D . ] Zeile 308. Der vollständige (englische) Text von Buddhas Feuerpredigt (die an Bedeutung der Bergpredigt entspricht), der diese W or­ te entnommen sind, findet sich übersetzt in H enry C lark W ar­ ren: Buddhism in Translation (H arvard Oriental Series).

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