Monthly Archives: November 2016

Under Western Eyes

Title:                      Under Western Eyes Author:                 Joseph Conrad Conrad, Joseph (1911, 1025). Under Western Eyes. Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, Page & Co. LCCN:    26026988 PZ3.C764 Un4 Subjects College students–Fiction. Terrorism–Fiction. Bombings–Fiction. Russia–History–1904-1914–Fiction. Saint Petersburg (Russia)–Fiction. Geneva (Switzerland)–Fiction. Date Posted:      November … Continue reading

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Title:                      Terrorist Author:                  John Updike Updike, John (2006). Terrorist. New York: Alfred A. Knopf LCCN:    2005057985 PS3571.P4 T44 2006 Subjects Egyptian Americans–Fiction. Terrorism–Fiction. Date Posted:      November 30, 2016 Reviewed by Robert Stone[1] For some 50 years John Updike has … Continue reading

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The Silent Man

Title:                      The Silent Man Author:                 Alex Berenson Berenson, Alex (2009). The Silent Man. New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons LCCN:    2008046363 PS3602.E75146 S55 2009 Subjects United States. Central Intelligence Agency–Fiction. Intelligence officers–Fiction. Date Posted:      November 30, 2016 Reviewed by Richard … Continue reading

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Slow Burner

Title:                      Slow Burner Author:                 William Haggard Haggard, William [pseud. for Richard Henry Michael] (1958). Slow Burner. Boston: Little, Brown LCCN:    58007860 PZ4.C6225 Sl2 Date Posted:      November 29, 2016 William Haggard (11 August 1907–27 October 1993) was the pseudonym of … Continue reading

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The Intercom Conspiracy

Title:                      The Intercom Conspiracy Author:                  Eric Ambler Ambler, Eric (1969, 1986) The Intercom Conspiracy. New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux LCCN:    86009935 PR6001.M48 I5 1986 Subjects Intelligence service–Great Britain–Fiction. Date Posted:      November 28, 2016 Comments in Wikipedia[1] Plot summary The … Continue reading

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Title:                      Greenmantle Author:                 John Buchan Buchan, John (1915, 2008). Greenmantle. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press LCCN:    2009290487 PR6003.U13 G68 2008 Subjects Hannay, Richard (Fictitious character)–Fiction. Intelligence service–Fiction. World War, 1914-1918–Fiction. Great Britain–Fiction. Date Posted:      November 28, … Continue reading

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Special Relationship

Title:                Special Relationship Author:            William Clark Clark, William (1968, 1969). Special Relationship. Boston: Houghton Mifflin LCCN:  69015007 PZ4.C5967 Sp3 Date Posted:    November 28, 2016 This book is listed in Paul W. Blackstock and Frank L. Schaf[1] but almost unknown … Continue reading

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