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The defection of A.J. Lewinter : a novel of duplicity

Author: Robert Littell
Publisher: Woodstock, NY : Overlook Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Unremarkable American scientist A.J. Lewinter triggers a series of high-stakes events when, during an academic conference in Tokyo, he contacts the KGB with an offer to defect, a proposal neither country can be sure is genuine.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Spy stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Littell
ISBN: 1585673471 9781585673476 0715633562 9780715633564
OCLC Number: 50583433
Description: 304 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Robert Littell.
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Unremarkable American scientist A.J. Lewinter triggers a series of high-stakes events when, during an academic conference in Tokyo, he contacts the KGB with an offer to defect, a proposal neither country can be sure is genuine.

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"'A perfect little gem, the best cold-war thriller I've read in years.' - Christopher Lehmann-Haupt, The New York Times 'If Robert Littell didn't invent the American spy novel, he should have.' - Tom Read more...

 
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