Assignment in Brittany

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Fontana , London
StatementHelen MacInnes.
The Physical Object
Pagination384p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17376865M
ISBN 100006167136

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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.

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Martin Hearn is a British agent assigned to Brittany during WWI his double was a captured Breton, Bertrand Corlay, working for the Germans.

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Hearns slips into the role of Corlay and adventures follow. Helen Macinnes is a master Assignment in Brittany book 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 in 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.

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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 dam-projects.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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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 dam-projects.com looked down at the faded uniform which had once been Corlay's, felt once more for the papers in the inside dam-projects.com: Helen Macinnes.