After reading the diary of an elderly Jewish man who committed suicide, freelance journalist Peter Miller begins to investigate the alleged sighting of a former SS-Captain who commanded a concentration camp during World War II. Miller eventually finds himself involved with the powerful organization of former SS members, called ODESSA, as well as with the Israeli secret service. Miller probes deeper and eventually discovers a link between the SS-Captain, ODESSA, and his own family. Written by
Anthony Hughes <email@example.com>
A gripping puzzle of pursuit and escape
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Did You Know?
The term ODESSA stands for "Organisation der ehemaligen SS-Angehörigen", which translates to: Organization of former SS members. See more
When Peter Miller phones his girlfriend from Munich Central station, there is an InterCity train headed by a class 103 electric locomotive clearly visible in the background. Both weren't put into service before the early 1970's. See more
[Miller is trying to sell his editor a story based on the diary
No one wants to read about Jews.
They were GERMANS!
They were German Jews.
Referenced in Two Senoritas
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Lyrics by Tim Rice
and André Heller
(as Andre Heller)
Sung by Perry Como See more