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Then we take Berlin

Author: John Lawton
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Joe Wilderness is a World War II orphan, a condition that he thinks excuses him from common morality. Cat burglar, card sharp, and Cockney wide boy, the last thing he wants is to get drafted. But in 1946 he finds himself in the Royal Air Force, facing a stretch in military prison . . . when along comes Lt Colonel Burne-Jones to tell him MI6 has better use for his talents. Posted to occupied Berlin, interrogating  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Lawton
ISBN: 9781611856125 1611856124 9781611859805 1611859808 9780802122766 0802122760
OCLC Number: 832609132
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: John Lawton.

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A new historical thriller from the author of the Inspector Troy series, moving from London during the Blitz, to divided post-war Berlin.  Read more...

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Lawton's up there with Philip Kerr and Alan Furst. Yes, he's that good. * The Sun * While Lawton's previous novels were distinguished by their precise and elegant prose, Then We Take Berlin offers, Read more...

 
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