Drink to Yesterday Author:Manning Coles The story of an English spy in Germany, this book falls into the familiar and very popular classification of "international intrigue and mystery". But it stands out in its field because of its sophistication, its exceptional drama, and its fine writing. The spy is an unusual youth with a gift for languages, who joins the army against his famil... more »y's wishes. His gift is discovered and he is sent into the enemy country. A series of remarkable adventures, including the destruction of a zeppelin and the horrible but necessary murder of a scientist, make this the thrilling book it is, but to give it added interet there are his relations with a young girl whose tragic death will ultimately prove his undoing.
"Tremendously effective and entirely thrilling tale of a man whose split nationality and tragically divided personal loyalties changed his whole life. Brilliant." --Saturday Review of Literature.« less