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Nightfall Berlin

Author: Jack Grimwood
Publisher: UK : Michael Joseph, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In 1986, news that East-West nuclear-arms negotiations are taking place lead many to believe the Cold War may finally be thawing. For British intelligence officer Major Tom Fox, however, it is business as usual. Ordered to arrange the smooth repatriation of a defector, Fox is smuggled into East Berlin. But it soon becomes clear that there is more to this than an old man wishing to return home to die - a fact  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Spy stories
Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Spy fiction
Additional Physical Format: Ebook version :
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Grimwood
ISBN: 9780718181581 0718181581 9780718181574 0718181573
OCLC Number: 1013594589
Description: 453 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Jack Grimwood.

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"In 1986, news that East-West nuclear-arms negotiations are taking place lead many to believe the Cold War may finally be thawing. For British intelligence officer Major Tom Fox, however, it is business as usual. Ordered to arrange the smooth repatriation of a defector, Fox is smuggled into East Berlin. But it soon becomes clear that there is more to this than an old man wishing to return home to die - a fact cruelly confirmed when Fox's mission is fatally compromised. Trapped in East Berlin, hunted by an army of Stasi agents and wanted for murder by those on both sides of the Wall, Fox must somehow elude capture and get out alive. But to do so he must discover who sabotaged his mission and why."--Provided by publisher.

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Conjures up the city so vividly that you can almost touch the place * SFX * The writing is elegant, the dialogue razor sharp, the characters drawn economically but effectively, and the action is Read more...

 
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