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Jack of spies

Author: David Downing
Publisher: Brecon : Old Street, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jack McColl is an international automobile salesman, travelling the world in search of markets for the luxury Maia he has in train. He is also a spy, moonlighting for the embryonic British intelligence services in the run-up to the First World War. 'Jack of Spies' takes McColl and his sweetheart, the beautiful American socialist Caitlin Hanley, from the brothels and opium dens of pre-war Shanghai to the wet  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Spy stories
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Downing
ISBN: 9781908699718 190869971X
OCLC Number: 872731455
Notes: Originally published: 2013.
Description: 290 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: David Downing.

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Jack McColl is an international automobile salesman, travelling the world in search of markets for the luxury Maia he has in train. He is also a spy, moonlighting for the embryonic British intelligence services in the run-up to the First World War. 'Jack of Spies' takes McColl and his sweetheart, the beautiful American socialist Caitlin Hanley, from the brothels and opium dens of pre-war Shanghai to the wet backstreets of Dublin via San Francisco Bay, as they work to foil a German plot that threatens to expose the British Empire's very weakest point.

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