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The fist of God

Author: Frederick Forsyth
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Gulf War spy story featuring Mike Martin, an Arabic-speaking British agent. He is sent to Baghdad after the invasion of Kuwait to contact a mole in Saddam Hussein's entourage, but the information he obtains is so unbelievable, his superiors decide he's been duped. When they realize their mistake, Martin's mission becomes even more dangerous.
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Genre/Form: War stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Forsyth, Frederick, 1938-
Fist of God.
New York : Bantam Books, 1994
(OCoLC)621402395
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Forsyth
ISBN: 0553091263 9780553091267
OCLC Number: 29595052
Description: xi, 544 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Frederick Forsyth.

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A Gulf War spy story featuring Mike Martin, an Arabic-speaking British agent. He is sent to Baghdad after the invasion of Kuwait to contact a mole in Saddam Hussein's entourage, but the information he obtains is so unbelievable, his superiors decide he's been duped. When they realize their mistake, Martin's mission becomes even more dangerous.

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A well researched and well written thriller

by thesceine (WorldCat user published 2010-12-25) Excellent Permalink

The book tells the story of Mike Martin's pursuit of Saddam Hussein's weapon of mass destruction named the "Fist of God" and the quest to destroy it. The story is set in the Persian Gulf War and is very engaging. As Forsyth's novels always are, this one features a great amount of detail into how the...
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