History and theater create a suspenseful mix when a Scottish meteorologist is summoned to the headquarters of the Allied Expeditionary Force on the eve of the massive D-Day invasion of Normandy in June 1944. James Stagg must convince General Dwight D. Eisenhower that they face two enemies--the Nazis and the fickle English weather. The dialogue is tense and convincing as British actor Jonathan Cake leads a stellar cast in this story of how a lone scientist explained to the army's own weather experts that a sunny day on the English Channel can quickly deteriorate into a fast-moving storm. The ultimately successful invasion hinged on persuaded an entire army of 150,000 soldiers to wait a single day. Riveting. B.P. © AudioFile 2020, Portland, Maine [Published: FEBRUARY 2020]
Trade Ed. L.A. Theatre Works 2020
CD ISBN 9781682661048 $29.95 Two CDs
DD ISBN 9781682661031 $6.95
Library Ed. L.A. Theatre Works 2020
DD ISBN 9781682661031 $29.95
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