By Upton Sinclair
Europe, 1940. As battle rages around the continent, the US watches anxiously from the sidelines. And President Franklin Roosevelt has been protecting a good nearer eye on advancements within the 3rd Reich. on the president’s own request, Lanny Budd received the arrogance of the Nazi excessive command and commenced transmitting worthy details again to the White House.
Espionage is a perilous video game, even though, and Presidential Agent 103 quickly reveals himself a objective of the French Resistance combatants he's trying to help. On a visit to London, Lanny avoids loss of life in the course of a Luftwaffe bombing raid and takes half within the seize of Rudolf Hess. He will get stranded in Asia and is pressured to make his method throughout war-torn China after the japanese assault on Pearl Harbor ultimately brings the us into the worldwide melee. yet Lanny’s most vital project nonetheless lies ahead of him: He needs to input the lion’s den by myself and unprotected once again to unearth the Nazi Party’s such a lot deeply buried secret—the growth of Hitler’s scientists within the race to construct the atom bomb.
A international to Win is the electrifying 7th bankruptcy of the Pulitzer Prize–winning sequence that brings the 1st 1/2 the 20 th century to brilliant existence. An outstanding mixture of historical past, event, and romance, the Lanny Budd Novels are a testomony to the breathtaking scope of Upton Sinclair’s imaginative and prescient and his singular abilities as a storyteller.
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A World to Win (The Lanny Budd Novels) by Upton Sinclair