THE EAGLE AND HIS EGG
Mark Rascovich ( 1921 - December 10th, 1976 ) was born in San Francisco ( California, United States ). He lived in Europe from the time he was 2 years old until the age of 21. During this part of his life, he attended schools in Germany, Great Britain, Sweden and France ( Paris ).
During the Second World War, Mark Rascovich was a reconnaissance pilot for 3 years in Alaska and Africa, and flew transport duty on the North Atlantic. After the war, he became involved in the ocean towing and salvage business, which led to marine and oceanographic work.
Mark Rascovich was the author of the following books : The Flight of the Dancing Bear ( 1959 ), The Bedford Incident ( 1963 ), Falkenhorst ( 1974 ).
( sources : THE EAGLE AND HIS EGG, www.nytimes.com, www.biblio.com )