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Wreckers must breathe

Hammond Innes

Wreckers must breathe

by Hammond Innes

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Published by Heron Books in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published: London: Collins, 1940.

StatementHammond Innes.
The Physical Object
Pagination243p. :
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20397908M

The book itself, however, just doesn't work. A piece of wartime propaganda, essentially, and seemingly written during the period of the Phony War in early , Wreckers Must Breathe mostly depicts the Germans as a bunch of Simon Legrees, while maintaining the British will and must "fight fair." It's a childish perspective/5(3). Buy Wreckers Must Breathe By Hammond Innes, in Good condition. Our cheap used books come with free delivery. ISBN:Category: Rare Books > Rare Non-Fiction Books > Others.

Looking for Wreckers must breathe - Hammond Innes Paperback? The Doppleganger, which was published in as part of a two-year, four book deal. In Innes moved to a different publisher, and began to write compulsively, continuing to publish throughout his service in the Royal Artillery during the Second World War. “Original in its plot and extraordinarily clever in its constant succession of mysterious twists and surprising revelations, it is an utterly engrossing tale.” —The New York Times Wreckers Must Breathe: This prescient World War II adventure, written early on in the war in , concerns a German U-boat hiding off the coast of Cornwall.

3 September Late summer sunshine rams the small town perched on the southern top of Cornwall. Where once the Cornishmen lured the rich merchant shops to death on the jagged rocks a new generation of wreckers lies poised to strike. Beneath.   Directed by Dictynna Hood. With Claire Foy, Benedict Cumberbatch, Shaun Evans, Peter McDonald. A married couple moves back to its childhood village to start a family, but a surprise visit from the husband's brother ignites sibling rivalry and exposes lies embedded in the couple's relationship.6/10(K).


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Wreckers Must Breathe book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A story set Wreckers must breathe book Cornwall where, below the cliffs, a fleet of Ge /5. Wreckers must breathe – and so must readers, occasionally. I never read this book when I was a teenager: one of about three Innes novels that slipped past unnoticed, or I simply did not find a copy of it in my own father's collection/5(26).

Wreckers must breathe – and so must readers, occasionally. I never read this book when I was a teenager: one of about three Innes novels that slipped past unnoticed, or I simply did not find a copy of it in my own father's collection/5(24).

Innes served in the Royal Artillery in World War II, eventually rising to the rank of major. A number of his books were published during the war, including Wreckers Must Breathe (), The Trojan Horse (), and Attack Alarm (), which was based on his experiences as an anti-aircraft gunner during the Battle of : Open Road Media.

Wreckers Must Breathe by Hammond Innes. A reporter discovers a German U-boat—and a plot to seize the English coast—in this thrilling World War II adventure novel. The Cornish coast is wrecker’s country. Mile after mile of jagged rock means certain death for passing ships—and untold riches for the locals brave enough to swim out and take.

Wreckers must Breathe My husband has worked his way through all Innes's books on Audible and this one is his last. He thoroughly enjoyed it especially the description of the man made mines within the cliffs.

Written in the thick of World War II, Wreckers Must Breathe is a thrilling novel of espionage and adventure in a country on the brink of destruction. For Craig and the wreckers of Cornwall, the war will be won or lost on this rocky stretch of the English Channel.

Wreckers Must Breathe - Ebook written by Hammond Innes. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Wreckers Must Breathe.4/5(1).

Wreckers Must Breathe is a thriller novel by the British writer Hammond was published in the United States by Putnam's under the title Trapped. During the early stages of the Second World War, German U-boats are operating from a secret base in Cornwall.

The title refers to the tradition of wrecking on the Cornish coast. ReferencesAuthor: Hammond Innes. wreckers must breathe. This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged.

Inin need of money in order to marry, he wrote a supernatural thriller, The Doppleganger, which was published in as part of a two-year, four book deal.

In Innes moved to a different publisher, and began to write compulsively, continuing to publish throughout his service in the Royal Artillery during the Second World War. Get this from a library. Wreckers must breathe. [Hammond Innes] -- The spectre of another world war haunts journalist Walter Craig and disturbs the peace of his seaside holiday.

But below the Cornish cliffs, hidden by churning seas, the enemy is very real indeed. Read "Wreckers Must Breathe" by Hammond Innes available from Rakuten Kobo. The spectre of another world war haunts journalist Walter Craig and disturbs the peace of /5(3).

Written in the thick of World War II, Wreckers Must Breathe is a thrilling novel of espionage and adventure in a country on the brink of destruction.

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We have new and used copies available, in 7 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Wreckers Must Breathe by Hammond Innes,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). Wreckers Must Breathe: This prescient World War II adventure, written early on in the war inconcerns a German U-boat hiding off the coast of Cornwall.

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About this item. Condition. Good. Seller Notes. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.

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plus-circle Add Review. comment. Reviews There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write a review. Wreckers Must Breathe. By Innes, HammondCollins, London ISBN Hardcover, large print, pages The book is a fiction. Descripton: A bit far-fetched story about a secret undersea U-boat base in Cornwall, England(!) and its destruction by a British .Wreckers Must Breathe by Innes, Wreckers Must Breathe.

Hammond Innes. Published by Fontana 01/01/ () ISBN ISBN Condition: Very Good. This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the.During the war, a number of his books were published, including Wreckers Must Breathe (), The Trojan Horse () and Attack Alarm (), the last of which was based on his experiences as an anti-aircraft gunner during the Battle of Britain at RAF Kenley.

After being demobilized inhe worked full-time as a writer, achieving a number.