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The secret agent

Author: Joseph Conrad; Geoffrey Howard
Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2009.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This classic precursor to the modern day spy novel was recently in headlines when it was revealed that the Unabomber drew considerable inspiration from its prophetic portrait of terrorism. Written in 1907 and set in Edwardian London, The secret agent resonates just as strongly in today's world, where a handful of fanatics can still play mad politics and victimize the innocent.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Political fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Conrad; Geoffrey Howard
ISBN: 9781433299261 1433299267
OCLC Number: 609994648
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 8:51:12.
Performer(s): Read by Geoffrey Howard.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 127245 KB; MP3 file size: 249384 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Joseph Conrad.

Abstract:

This classic precursor to the modern day spy novel was recently in headlines when it was revealed that the Unabomber drew considerable inspiration from its prophetic portrait of terrorism. Written in 1907 and set in Edwardian London, The secret agent resonates just as strongly in today's world, where a handful of fanatics can still play mad politics and victimize the innocent.

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