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Assignment in Brittany

Helen MacInnes

Assignment in Brittany

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Published by Fawcett .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL7565485M
ISBN 100449203700
ISBN 109780449203705
OCLC/WorldCa11825315


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Dec 13,  · That said, was a real page turner. The reader can rely on the MacInnes works to be free of grammatical errors, poor diction, bad editing. Her dialogue is as fresh and witty as Dorothy Sayers or Ngaio Marsh, both memoriesbythesmile.com by: 1.

Assignment in Brittany was her second novel, set during World War II and published in -- very much of-the-moment in her day.

She captures beautifully the isolation Hearne feels as he hides in occupied France and figures out what he can and cannot accomplish.4/5.

Dec 13,  · That said, was a real page turner. The reader can rely on the MacInnes works to be free of grammatical errors, poor diction, bad editing. Her dialogue is as fresh and witty as Dorothy Sayers or Ngaio Marsh, both contemporaries/5(90).

Jan 08,  · The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Assignment in Brittany by Helen Macinnes at Assignment in Brittany book & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more!5/5(4). Assignment in Brittany by Helen MacInnes () MacInnes, who wrote more than 20 spy novels, would probably advise any budding espionage writers looking for fieldwork that the next best thing is to 4/5.

Editions for Assignment in Brittany: X (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in Cited by: 1. Jul 19,  · texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Assignment in Brittany book Children's Library. Assignment in Brittany Item Preview remove-circlePages: 22 rows · Nov 23,  · Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit.

Martin Hearn is a British agent assigned to Brittany during WWI his double was a captured Breton, Bertrand Corlay, working for the Germans. Hearns slips into the role of Corlay and adventures follow.

Helen Macinnes is a master story teller and the book is a festival of surprises and intrigue with the Germans portrayed as the ultimate evil.4/5(2). Jun 01,  · Matthew Hearne has an assignment in Brittany to collect intelligence information for the British army. He assumes the identity of a man who was evacuated at Cited by: 1.

ASSIGNMENT IN BRITTANY. Helen MacInnes. Little, Brown and Company, - Fiction - pages. 4 Reviews. A British spy, dropped into northern Brittany during the German occupation, attempts to impersonate a simple peasant.

From inside the book. An OK book, but not a great book. [This is the time of year that my reading time is 4/5(4). Mar 11,  · I can't remember the exact year, but my mother and I were invited to an evening at the Uptown Theatre in Toronto, Ontario for a special screening of Assignment Assignment in Brittany book Brittany in aid of the Free French movement.

It was a very exciting time for me, and Jean Pierre Aumont was there in person. I was 14 or 15 at the time, and I have never forgot the /10().

Jan 01,  · Assignment in Brittany was published in ; for those first readers it was a contemporary thriller, not a recreation of an earlier era. It’s hard to imagine how people must have felt, reading books like this when the world was still at war and the future so uncertain.

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MacInnes's second novel, Assignment in Brittany (), was made required reading for Allied intelligence agents who were being sent to work with the French resistance against the Nazis. It was featured on the New York Times first fiction bestseller list, in Born: 7 OctoberGlasgow.

Get this book if you like tales of intrigue and danger, with a handsome man and an intriguing place added to the mix.

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I'll let you know!4/5(2). Jul 28,  · Written inAssignment in Brittany had al the richness of a tale spun by one who’d “been there and done that.” While it seemed to get off to a rather slow start, it quickly picked up the pace and became a well-written spy-yarn and filled with rich images and suspense.

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Jan 08,  · The Queen of Spy Writers returns in a stunning series collecting all of her greatest works. Titan kicks off with Assignment in Brittany ; the gripping tale of an undercover operative deep in Nazi-occupied France/5.

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Jul 06,  · Three hours ago he had stood on English earth. Three hours ago he had been Martin Hearne Now he was Bertrand memoriesbythesmile.com Hearne had been summoned by Military Intelligence and given an important mission – enter Nazi -occupied France to gather information about German activities in the area.

But to do so Hearne must impersonate a Book Edition: Standard. Other novels of MacInnes’ that were made into movies include Assignment in Brittany, The Venetian Affair and The Salzburg Connection. Below is a list of Helen MacInnes’ books in order of when they were first published: Publication Order of Robert Renwick Books.

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I'll let you know!/5(90). Looking for books by Helen MacInnes. See all books authored by Helen MacInnes, including The Salzburg Connection, and Helen MacInnes Anthology: The Salzburg Connection / Assignment in Brittany / Double Image / Agent in Place, and more on memoriesbythesmile.com Click to read more about Assignment in Brittany by Helen MacInnes.

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Assignment in Brittany (Book): MacInnes, Helen: He stared at the unfamiliar watch on his wrist. Three hours ago he had stood on English soil. Three hours ago he had been Martin Hearne, British Intelligence agent.

Now he was in Nazi-occupied Brittany, posing as Bertrand Corlay, with the Frenchman's life reduced to headings in his memory. Aug 13,  · Now he was in Nazi-occupied Brittany, posing as Bertrand Corlay, with the Frenchman's life reduced to headings in his memoriesbythesmile.com looked down at the faded uniform which had once been Corlay's, felt once more for the papers in the inside memoriesbythesmile.com: Helen Macinnes.

Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Jan 31,  · Assignment in Brittany (Book): MacInnes, Helen: He stared at the unfamiliar watch on his wrist.

Three hours ago he had stood on English soil. Three hours ago he had been Martin Hearne, British Intelligence agent.

Now he was in Nazi-occupied Brittany, posing as Bertrand Corlay, with the Frenchman's life reduced to headings in his memory.

First Edition. pages. No dust jacket. Brown dust jacket. Pages remain bright and clear with minimal tanning and foxing. Owners plate to front pastedown. Boards have moderate shelf-wear with bumping to corners and rubbing to surfaces.

Minor crush. Get this from a library. Assignment in Brittany. [Helen MacInnes] -- Shortly after the fall of France in World War II, Martin Hearne parachutes into the village of St. Deodat in Brittany and there impersonates a peasant in order to gain intelligence about the German.

Sample from Assignment in Brittany By Helen MacInnes BOOK SOCIETY CHOICE Martin Hearne, British Intelligence Officer, pulled the ripcord of his parachute, checked his headling flight through space, and floated gently down to the ground.

His mission had begun. From now on he was Bertrand Corlay, a weary poilu returning home after the Armistice. ASSM IN BRITTANY by Macinnes, Helen. Fawcett. Mass Market Pa. Nonfiction - General books carefully packed and shipped promptly.

Very Good. September 12, 1. The Queen of Spy Writers returns in a stunning series collecting all of her greatest works. Titan kicks off with Assignment in Brittany; the gripping tale of an undercover operative deep in Nazi-occupied France.

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This was the world that Scottish-born MacInnes found.Aug 14,  · Assignment in Brittany () marked the debut of Jean-Pierre Aumont, who had arrived in Hollywood just a year earlier and could barely speak English. It was stage actress Katharine Cornell who discovered the handsome Jean Gabin-esque actor and cast him in her play "Rose Burke".