Assignment Gestapo (Cassell Military Paperbacks) by Sven Hassel

By Sven Hassel

The Washington Post calls Sven Hassel “a very good storyteller,” and his sequence of novels approximately lifestyles in Hitler’s military have bought within the hundreds of thousands. during this wartime event, his solid of characters is stuck up with the “Disciplinary Regiment,” a tank regiment that doesn’t even have a tank to its identify. along with a number of hardened killers wearing filthy rags and stinking to excessive heaven, they’re engaged in battling a brutal conflict opposed to the Russians. Then unexpectedly the orders switch: they’re despatched to Hamburg, the place their subsequent project may be shield responsibility for the bestial Gestapo.

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Remember that Russian what had it away with a goose? Got hard up for a bit of the other, so he had to make do with a goose. Not sure I couldn’t do with a goose myself, come to think about it . ’ ‘Crap,’ said Heide. ‘You couldn’t do anything if it was handed to you on a plate. ’ jeered Tiny. ‘The way I feel right now, I could do it stark bollock naked at the North Pole . . what about that time at the Turkish frontier? You forgotten that have you? Snow was inches deep on the ground—’ ‘That’s different.

The Oberfeldwebel walked up to him, stood over him chewing at his lower lip. ‘All right . . all right, if that’s the way you want to play it, I’ll go along with you . . You’ve got to learn a thing or two, I can see that . . You think you’re exhausted, eh? ’ He suddenly stepped back and rapped out an order. ‘Pick up that spade and get digging! ’ Obediently, the little old chap groped for his spade, which had fallen from his pack. He began trying to dig. It was comical and pathetic. The rate he was going, it would take him the next thousand years to dig a hole for himself.

Porta gave a loud, annoying bray of laughter. ’ Huhn took a step towards him, then stopped sharp at the look from the Old Man. ’ flung over his shoulder as he went running off to complain. We saw him buttonhole Lt. Spät, who listened with half an ear for the first few minutes and then walked off leaving him in full flood. Lt. Ohlsen called impatiently from the road. Porta and Tiny picked up the heavy cooking pot between them and took their place in the column a short way ahead of the Lieutenant, who pretended not to have seen their extra item of equipment.

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