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Understrike.

Author: John Gardner
Publisher: Bath : Chivers Press, 2007.
Series: Black dagger crime.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Boysie Oakes, who made his debut in The Liquidator, is way out from the mainstream of contemporary espionography. What makes Boysie an odd man? He is the classic paradox. Suave, blundering, cool, neurotic, active, lethargic, hip, cube, a nut, sharp, blunt and flip to boot. A glossy facade hiding king-sized worries. Unwillingly, and almost by accident, Boysie Oakes now finds himself tackling 'Operation Understrike'.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Gardner
ISBN: 9781405685573 1405685573
OCLC Number: 696040915
Notes: Selected by the Crime Writers' Association.
Description: 208 p. ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Black dagger crime.

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Boysie Oakes, who made his debut in The Liquidator, is way out from the mainstream of contemporary espionography. What makes Boysie an odd man? He is the classic paradox. Suave, blundering, cool, neurotic, active, lethargic, hip, cube, a nut, sharp, blunt and flip to boot. A glossy facade hiding king-sized worries. Unwillingly, and almost by accident, Boysie Oakes now finds himself tackling 'Operation Understrike'.

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