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Author: William Boyd
Publisher: Detroit : Thorndike Press, 2007.
Series: Thorndike Press large print mystery series.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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When Ruth Gilmartin learns the true identity-and the WWII profession-of her aging mother, Sally Gilmartin, at the start of Boyd's elegant ninth novel, Ruth is understandably surprised. Sally, nee Eva Delectorskaya, a Russian emigree living in Paris in 1939, was recruited as a spy by Lucas Romer, the head of a secretive propaganda group called British Security Coordination, to help get America into the war.
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Genre/Form: Spy stories
Fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Suspense fiction
Spy fiction
Large type books
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Boyd
ISBN: 9780786293766 0786293764
OCLC Number: 76183813
Description: 523 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print mystery series.
Responsibility: William Boyd.

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When Ruth Gilmartin learns the true identity-and the WWII profession-of her aging mother, Sally Gilmartin, at the start of Boyd's elegant ninth novel, Ruth is understandably surprised. Sally, nee Eva Delectorskaya, a Russian emigree living in Paris in 1939, was recruited as a spy by Lucas Romer, the head of a secretive propaganda group called British Security Coordination, to help get America into the war.

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