The English assassin
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Published:
Rockland, MA : Wheeler Pub., c2002.
Format:
Large Print
Physical Desc:
414 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
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Bellevue - Adult Large Print
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Description
The Unlikely Spy, Daniel Silva's extraordinary debut novel, was applauded by critics as it rocketed onto national bestseller lists. "Briskly suspenseful, tightly constructed...reminiscent of John le Carre's The Spy Who Came in from the Cold, " said The New York Times.

Now Silva has outdone himself, with a taut, lightning-paced thriller rooted assuredly in fact: Switzerland's shameful WWII record of profiteering and collaboration with Nazi Germany. When art restorer and occasional Israeli agent Gabriel Allon is sent to Zurich, Switzerland, to restore the painting of a reclusive millionaire banker, he arrives to find his would-be employer murdered at the foot of his Raphael. A secret collection of priceless, illicitly gained Impressionist masterpieces is missing.

Gabriel's handlers step out of the shadows to admit the truth -- the collector had been silenced -- and Gabriel is put back in the high-stakes spy game, battling wits with the rogue assassin he helped to train.

Tense, taut, expertly crafted, and brimming with unexpected reversals, The English Assassin is Daniel Silva at his storytelling best.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
1587241854
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APA Citation (style guide)

Silva, D. (2002). The English assassin. Rockland, MA: Wheeler Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Silva, Daniel, 1960-. 2002. The English Assassin. Rockland, MA: Wheeler Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Silva, Daniel, 1960-, The English Assassin. Rockland, MA: Wheeler Pub, 2002.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Silva, Daniel. The English Assassin. Rockland, MA: Wheeler Pub, 2002. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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