the odessa file Author:frederick forsyth Code name: Werwolf. Setting: The New Germany. The action begins with the suicide of an elderly German jew and explodes in revelation after revelation of a Mafia-like organization - O.D.E.S.S.A. - formed to protect and reestablish the power of SS mass murderers throughout the world...of a real-life fugitive known as the "Butcher of Riga"...of a y... more »oung German journalist turned obsessed avenger...of a brilliant, demented plot to carry out Hitler's "Final Solution" twenty years after the Fuhrer's death! "Framed by the unshakable facts of two turbulent decades, filled wth an exceptional cast of characters -both real and fictional- The Odessa File is a story of superior swift suspense...An unmatchable reading experiene!