On Desperate Ground is the story of men and women caught up in the death throes of Nazi Germany, struggling to maintain those things precious to themalife, an end to killing, and even sanity itself. Colonel Johann Faust has lost everyone he ever loved and feels he is going inexorably insane. He hears the haunting voice of his dead fiancAce and the demons that roar through his mind as he perfects a plan to save Nazi Germany from defeat and insure a greater and deadlier new world war. Captain Dieter Neukirk, once a protAcgAc of Faustas, is more concerned with saving the lives of his remaining men than sacrificing them in a fanatical last stand. Meanwhile, Elsa Klein, Dieteras lover and the chief social worker at a Berlin hospital, is engaged in her own dangerous work, providing medical care and identity papers to hidden Jews in the city. American Captain Mack Mackenzie, pulled from a military hospital before his wounds are healed, is assigned to investigate reports of a secret Nazi operation. Wanting only to make it home alive, Mack finds himself in a life and death struggle with unlikely allies and a ferociously determined opponent. Americans and Germans alike are drawn to a hilltop in the remote German countryside, where they find themselves between powerful armies and forced into a terrible decision that could end one war or begin a new one.James R. Benn. The other men were quiet, waiting for the patrols to return. The only sound came from Luther, flipping the pages of the technical manual as he traced wiring diagrams with his finger. Mack edged over to ... Mack knew that Rose viewed his sudden enthusiasm for the mission with suspicion, and resented the death of his two men in what he thought might be a privatewar. Mack suspected hisanbsp;...
|Title||:||On Desperate Ground|
|Author||:||James R. Benn|
|Publisher||:||Open Road Media - 2014-04-01|