Italians until Italy capitulated in 1943 and subsequently used by the Germans until their defeat. The island of Navarone, off the Turkish coast, guns of navarone book pdf been heavily fortified as the Germans attempt to stifle British naval activity in the Aegean. The heavy radar-controlled guns controlling the only deepwater channel that ships can use must be silenced at all costs.
He has drawn together a team of specialist saboteurs to infiltrate the island via the “unclimbable” south cliff and get into the fortress to destroy the guns. They have less than one week. Mallory was a pre-war mountain climber, nicknamed “The Human Fly”. Colonel in the Greek army, a ruthless fighter and close friend and confidante of Mallory. Miller is described as a stringy, cynical man who doubts their chances of success. Stevens is a young naval officer chosen as navigator.
Like Mallory, he speaks fluent Greek and is an experienced mountaineer but considers himself an abject coward. Here, they discover an eavesdropper, Nikolai the base laundry boy, who allegedly speaks no English but is spying on them anyway. They demand that he be arrested and held incommunicado, but the story implies that this does not happen. They carry papers identifying themselves as collaborators with, and couriers for, the German commandant of the island.
They are intercepted by a German patrol boat, which appears to be expecting them. They sink it and kill all the crew. They are wrecked in a storm but manage to land on the island, having lost much of their equipment. They climb the ‘unclimbable’ south cliff, but Stevens slips and is badly injured. Evading German guards, they travel through heavy snow and rough terrain and are met by Louki, the steward of the exiled owner of the island, and Panayis, his enigmatic friend.
They bring much needed food. By radio, Jensen tells the team that they have less time than was planned for. The ships are coming through that very night. Turzig, who recognises Mallory as a famous climber. Thanks to Andrea’s diversionary behaviour, they turn the tables on them and Skoda is shot.
With Turzig and the others securely tied up, they escape and make their way to the town of Navarone. They are harassed by troops and planes who are also apparently expecting them. With no medical facilities available, Stevens is clearly dying and beyond help. He asks to be left behind and feels curiously at peace.
Miller discovers that much of his equipment has been damaged. He admits nothing, but the evidence is damning. Mallory and Miller manage to enter the fortress housing the guns, whilst the others create a diversion. They set the explosives and then get out to meet the others. Just in time, the explosives do their work, the guns are destroyed and the ships continue on their way to rescue the soldiers. However this is a sequel to the film, not the book and is not nearly as well written. This page was last edited on 13 September 2017, at 18:31.
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