By James Holland
Jack Tanner's warfare takes him to the treacherous sands of the North African desert.
August, 1942. North Africa. The barren region struggle hangs within the stability. even if their retreat has eventually been halted, morale within the British military is at all-time low. whilst the commander of the 8th military, normal Gott, is killed, it appears foul play is at paintings. An impenetrable Axis secret agent circuit might be compromising any wish the Allies have of stemming the Nazi tide.
Jack Tanner, improving from wounds in a Cairo health center, is astonished to obtain a battlefield fee in order to propel him right into a very assorted global while he returns to motion. healthy once again, he unearths himself dealing with the complete onslaught of Rommel's newest offensive.
In its aftermath, Tanner and his trusty sidekick Sykes are recruited to paintings in the back of the Axis traces in a determined try and take the struggle to the Nazis. yet the murky international of subterfuge, deceit and homicide they locate themselves 1000000 miles clear of the certainties of the battlefield and in some way they have to become aware of who they could belief within the cat-and-mouse international of counter-espionage.
Hellfire sees Tanner battling his means via his most threatening experience but -- person who takes him from the darkish backstreets of Cairo to the open Mediterranean and eventually to at least one of the decisive clashes of the whole struggle -- the conflict of Alamein.