Wheels of Terror by Sven Hassel
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Wheels of Terror
By Sven Hassel

Wheels of Terror

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Wheels of Terror by Sven Hassel

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Stationed on the Russian Front and now equipped with armoured vehicles, Sven Hassel and his comrades from the 27th penal regiment fight on remorselessly...All of them should be dead: life expectancy on the Russian Front is measured in weeks. But Sven, Porta, Tiny and The Legionnaire fight to the end, not for Germany, not for Hitler, but for survival. Wheels of Terror is a sobering depiction of war's brutalities, and the violence and inhumanity that the history books leave out. Sven Hassel's unflinching narrative is based on his own experiences in the German Army. He began writing his first novel, Legion of the Damned in a prisoner of war camp at the end of World War Two.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780304366330
ISBN-10: 0304366331
Format: Paperback
(180mm x 111mm x 23mm)
Pages: 304
Imprint: Cassell military
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Publish Date: 14-Aug-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Wheels of Terror by Sven Hassel Wheels of Terror, Paperback (October 2015)

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O.G.P.U. Prison by Sven Hassel O.G.P.U. Prison, Paperback (August 2014)

O.G.P.U. PRISON is one of Sven Hassel's most compulsively readable novels, full of battle scenes, written in the gritty style that Hassel is renowned for. Now relaunched with a stunning new look.

Commissar by Sven Hassel Commissar, Paperback (August 2014)

THE COMMISSAR is a shocking insight into the brutalities faced by ordinary soldiers and the atrocities committed in the name of survival. Now relaunched with a stunning new look.

Bloody Road to Death by Sven Hassel Bloody Road to Death, Paperback (July 2014)

THE BLOODY ROAD TO DEATH depicts all the savagery of war punctuated with black humour, as Tiny, Porta and the rest of the men advance across Europe. Now relaunched with a stunning new look.

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Author Biography - Sven Hassel

Born in 1917 in Fredensborg, Denmark, Sven Hassel joined the merchant navy at the age of 14. He did his compulsory year's military service in the Danish forces in 1936 and then, facing unemployment, joined the German army. He served throughout World War II on all fronts except North Africa. When the war ended in 1945 he was transferred between Russian, American and French prison camps, and upon returning to Denmark, was sentenced to 10 years in prison for treason. He began writing Legion of the Damned during his time as a prisoner of war. His fourteen World War II books, which draw on his own encounters and experiences as a soldier, have sold over 53 million copies worldwide and have been published in more than 50 countries. He peacefully passed away in Barcelona in 2012, where he had resided since 1964.

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