From the across the world acclaimed, best-selling writer of Hunting Eichmann and The ideal Mile, an epic experience and secret agent tale in regards to the maximum act of sabotage in all of worldwide battle II.
It’s 1942 and the Nazis are racing to be the 1st to construct a weapon not like any recognized prior to. they've got the physicists, they've got the uranium, and now all their plans depend upon accumulating a unmarried element: heavy water, that's produced in Norway’s Vemork, the lone plant in the entire global that makes this infrequent substance. less than chance of demise, Vemork’s engineers push construction into overdrive.
For the Allies, the plant needs to be destroyed. yet how might they succeed in the fort citadel set on a precipitous gorge in a single of the coldest, such a lot inhospitable locations on Earth?
in response to a trove of best mystery records and never-before-seen diaries and letters of the saboteurs, The wintry weather Fortress
is an arresting chronicle of a super scientist, a band of spies on skies, perilous survival within the wild, sacrifice for one’s kingdom, Gestapo manhunts, soul-crushing setbacks, and a last-minute operation that will finish any likelihood Hitler may possibly receive the atomic bomb—and regulate the process the war.