The Ransom of Paris
Thom Nicholson, author of 15 Months in SOG, has written a novel of OSS intrigue set in Europe during World War Two. Shortly after the Normandy landings, Captain Alan Klein of the Office of Strategic Services is recruited for the most dangerous mission of his career. Recovering from wounds suffered on a prior mission in France he must return and infiltrate Paris. His covert mission: to convince the commanding general of the German forces not to burn the city as the allied troops approach. To aid him in his mission he enlists the help of a beautiful French spy and an old college classmate, now a German staff officer in Paris.
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