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If you like World War II history, this is a great read. Globe Pequot Press- Fiction – pages. The main American, Beau Valentine, is a complex, highly competent guy who, joxeph to the intelligence community party line, becomes wise to the adventures of the Russians and Germans, and does his best discover the truth.

To ask other readers questions about The Berkutplease sign up. Finding it on Amazon was a complete treat as if you can’t tell, I lose books on a regular basis, but now it will be permanently in my library. There he the author goes again with the use of “revolver.

Haha, Valentine has a Roguish style too, I love it!!

The Berkut

The German girl, Waller, looked pale and lost under the interrogation lights, but she was still exceptionally pretty. Instead of interrogating the girl or turning her over to the American MPsMajor Wilson insists on renting a room for Waller and taking berkuh to dinner at a small, dimly lit restaurant nearby.

This is my very favorite WWII novel. That said, it’s on my re-read list and I’m sure it will be as intense now as it was then, maybe more now considering I’ve matured and know a lot more about WWII after working on documentaries josepu it.


THE BERKUT by Joseph Heywood | Kirkus Reviews

It was an alright story, extra points for originality however the dullness in the middle had my mind wandering and taking regular breaks from reading to maintain concentration. Hmmm, some interesting ideas on interrogation. Beginning with the clockwork opening depicting Hitler’s escape from the bunker with the help of ace S. This is my favorite book in the world.

In this book, the author tells of an alternative in which Hitler escapes the bunker alive and is spirited away by some of his top operatives. A book of this quality deserves more attentive proofing. I get the impression that bwrkut sort of voice recognition was used to prepare heywopd text, josdph there are many occasions where wrong words are substituted for the right ones.

This was a fast paced, exciting historical fiction novel depicting the faked death and escape of Hitler from his bunker.

The Berkut has My second read of this story. Iron ore deposits can make compass navigation interesting….

My second read of this story. The suspense is nearly continuous, and you find yourself holding your breath in hopes that the Germans escape, while at the same time hoping that the Russians and the American are successful in capturing them.

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Inhe married Sandra V. He introduces familiar characters throughout the story, and this imaginative book is one of my favorites.

Hitler didn’t committed suicide, and a special Russian unit chased him and his ‘rescuers’ through the battled and ruined Germany and Italy, followed by the American OSS.

The Berkut (Beau Valentine) by Joseph Heywood

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He is finally executed by Petrov when Stalin dies inafter which the sub-basement in which Joeeph was kept is walled off forever. Brilliant suspense drama all based on suspicion and gaps jossph after the second world war.

The characters and the storyline was well build, there was always something happening, but the author kept all the things real and believable, so I could connected myself with the heywodo.