By Philip Kerr
From the nationwide bestselling writer of Prague Fatale, a strong new mystery that returns Bernie Gunther, our sardonic Berlin cop, to the japanese Front.
Berlin, March, 1943. A month has handed because the gorgeous defeat at Stalingrad. even though Hitler insists Germany is profitable the conflict, commanders at the floor recognize greater. Morale is low, self-discipline in danger. Now note has reached Berlin of a pink bloodbath of Polish officials within the Katyn wooded area close to Smolensk. If actual, the message it'll ship to the troops is apparent: struggle on or probability sure loss of life. For as soon as, either the Wehrmacht and Propaganda Minister Goebbels wish an analogous factor: irrefutable proof of this Russian atrocity. To the Wehrmacht, such facts will melt the truth of its personal battle crimes within the eyes of the victors. For Goebbels, such evidence might flip the tide of struggle by way of destroying the Alliance, slicing Russia off from its western provide lines.
Both events agree that the resultant research has to be overseen through a certified expert in sifting proof and interrogating witnesses. whatever that smells of incompetence or tampering will defeat their reasons. And so Bernie Gunther is dispatched to Smolensk, the place fact is as a lot a sufferer of struggle as these bad useless Polish officers.
Smolensk, March, 1943. Army team heart is an enclave of Prussian aristocrats who've owned the Wehrmacht nearly so long as they’ve owned their baronial estates, an officer type whose households were intermarrying for generations. The wisecracking, rough-edged Gunther isn't really an outstanding healthy. he's, in spite of everything, a Berlin bull. yet he has a much higher situation than sharp elbows and supercilious stares, for someplace during this combine is a crafty and savage killer who has left a path of bloody victims.
this can be no psycho case. this can be a guy with reason sufficient to kill and talents sufficient to go away no hint of himself. undesirable good fortune that during this conflict area, such abilities are two-a-penny. one way or the other Bernie needs to positioned a face to this killer ahead of he places an finish to Bernie.
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A Man Without Breath (Bernard Gunther, Book 9) by Philip Kerr