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The Ambler warning

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On Parrish Island, a restricted island off the coast of Virginia, is a little-known and never-visited psychiatric facility. There, far from prying eyes, the government stores former intelligence employees whose psychiatric states make them a danger to their own government, people whose ramblings might endanger ongoing operations or prove dangerously inconvenient. One of these employees, former Consular Operations agent Hal Ambler, is kept heavily medicated and closely watched. But there's one difference between Hal and the other patients - Hal isn't crazy. With the help of a sympathetic nurse, Hal manages to clear his mind of the drug-induced haze and then pulls off a daring escape. Now he's out to discover who stashed him here and why - but the world he returns to isn't the one he remembers. Friends and longtime associates don't remember him, there are no official records of Hal Ambler, and, when he first sees himself in the mirror, the face that looks back at him is not the onehe knows as his own.
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Sowers, Scott. Narrator
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9780312990695
9780312316716
9781427220486
9781429906746
9780792737636
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Full title ambler warning
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On Parrish Island, a restricted island off the coast of Virginia, is a little-known and never-visited psychiatric facility. There, far from prying eyes, the government stores former intelligence employees whose psychiatric states make them a danger to their own government, people whose ramblings might endanger ongoing operations or prove dangerously inconvenient. One of these employees, former Consular Operations agent Hal Ambler, is kept heavily medicated and closely watched. But there's one difference between Hal and the other patients - Hal isn't crazy. With the help of a sympathetic nurse, Hal manages to clear his mind of the drug-induced haze and then pulls off a daring escape. Now he's out to discover who stashed him here and why - but the world he returns to isn't the one he remembers. Friends and longtime associates don't remember him, there are no official records of Hal Ambler, and, when he first sees himself in the mirror, the face that looks back at him is not the one he knows as his own.

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subject_facet Escapes -- Fiction, Identity (Psychology) -- Fiction, Intelligence officers -- Fiction, Psychiatric hospital patients -- Fiction, Psychological fiction, American, Suspense fiction, American
title_display The Ambler warning
title_full The Ambler Warning, The Ambler Warning A Novel, The Ambler warning / Robert Ludlum, The Ambler warning [sound recording] / Robert Ludlum
title_short The Ambler warning
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topic_facet Escapes, Fiction, Identity (Psychology), Intelligence officers, Psychiatric hospital patients, Psychological fiction, American, Suspense fiction, American, Thriller