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Deed of Glory

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March 1942.

The audacious British raid on the docks of Saint Nazaire has begun.

It is one of the boldest, most crucial naval operations of the Second World War.

Masterminded by Mountbatten and his team of highly trained commandos, it is a mission of daring, skill and extraordinary heroism.

Time is desperately short, and the outcome never certain.

Captain Jack Ward is a hunter of German E-boats in the North Sea and a veteran of scores of nerve-wracking convoy escorts.

He will become embroiled with Special Operations and the French Resistance.

And into Operation Chariot: The top secret plan to attack Saint Nazaire.

Blending real history and fictional events, Deed of Glory is a gripping and brilliantly researched account of a true life adventure.

Praise for Alan Evans:

'Terrific action at sea on land and in the air ... breathless pace. Evans ranks as a top adventure writer' - Publishers' Weekly

Alan Evans is a highly talented thriller writer who vividly and evocatively re-creates the atmosphere of the First and Second World Wars. He is also the author of three children's books. Born in Sunderland, he was a member of the Royal Artillery (Volunteers) for many years, and has served both at home and abroad. For two years he was a gunner and he later went on to be a survey sergeant in various R.A. units. His novels include Sword at Sunrise, Seek Out and Destroy, Night Action, Ship of Force and Thunder at Dawn.

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Hardback Editions

June 1985 : UK Hardback

Title: Deed of Glory (Ulverscroft large print)
Author(s): Alan Evans
ISBN: 0-7089-1309-1 / 978-0-7089-1309-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft
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April 1984 : UK Hardback

Title: Deed of Glory
Author(s): Alan Evans
ISBN: 0-340-28539-7 / 978-0-340-28539-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
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Paperback Editions

September 2002 : UK Paperback

Title: Deed of Glory
Author(s): Alan Evans
ISBN: 0-7551-0567-2 / 978-0-7551-0567-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: House of Stratus
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February 1988 : UK Paperback

Title: Deed of Glory (Coronet Books)
Author(s): Alan Evans
ISBN: 0-340-36864-0 / 978-0-340-36864-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Coronet Books
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1985 : Canada Mass Market Paperback

Title: Deed of Glory
Author(s): Alan Evans
ISBN: 0-7736-8011-X / 978-0-7736-8011-1 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Coronet
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Kindle Editions

October 2014 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Deed of Glory (Commander Cochrane Smith series Book 8)
Author(s): Alan Evans
Publisher: Endeavour Press
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