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The broker

Author: John Grisham
Publisher: New York : Bantam Dell, 2008, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Dell reissure edView all editions and formats
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Joel Backman, a one-time Washington power broker who may have acquired secrets to a sophisticated satellite surveillance system, is pardoned by the outgoing president and given a new identity in Italy by the CIA; but the organization then reveals Backman's whereabouts to the Israelis, Russians, Chinese, and the Saudis in hopes that someone will assassinate him.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Suspense fiction
Legal stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Grisham
ISBN: 9780440241584 0440241588
OCLC Number: 961861695
Notes: "A Dell book."
Target Audience: Adult; Adult.
Description: 422 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: John Grisham.

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Joel Backman, a one-time Washington power broker who may have acquired secrets to a sophisticated satellite surveillance system, is pardoned by the outgoing president and given a new identity in Italy by the CIA; but the organization then reveals Backman's whereabouts to the Israelis, Russians, Chinese, and the Saudis in hopes that someone will assassinate him.

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