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The prodigal spy

Author: Joseph Kanon
Publisher: London : Little, Brown, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Washington, 1950. The trouble with history, Nick Kotlar's father tells him, is that you have to live through it before you know how it'll come out. And for Walter Kotlar, a high-level State Department official, the stakes couldn't be higher: an ambitious congressman has accused him of treason. As Nick watches helplessly, his family's privileged world is turned upside down in a frenzy of klieg lights and banging  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Spy stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Kanon
ISBN: 0316646474 9780316646475
OCLC Number: 41071340
Description: 436 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Joseph Kanon.

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Walter Kotlar was the epitome of the American dream before being forced to testify before the Committee on Un-American Activities and mysteriously disappearing after the death of a key witness.  Read more...

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