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One Man’s Flag


Title:                      One Man’s Flag Author:                  David Downing Downing, David (2015). One Man’s Flag. New York: Soho Crime LCCN:    2015014946 PR6054.O868 O54 2015 Summary “Spring 1915. As the Great War burns its way across Europe, Jack McColl, a spy for … Continue reading

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Leaving Berlin


Title:                      Leaving Berlin Author:                 Joseph Kanon Kanon, Joseph (2015, 2016). Leaving Berlin: a novel: New York: Washington Square Press LCCN:    2015478203 PS3561.A476 L43 2016 LC Subjects Berlin (Germany)–Fiction. Date Posted:      November 2, 2017 Reviewed by Jefferson Flanders[1] Leaving Berlin … Continue reading

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The Good German


Title:                      The Good German Author:                  Joseph Kanon Kanon, Joseph (2001). The Good German: a novel. New York: Henry Holt & Co. LCCN: 2001016968 PS3561.A476 G66 2001 LC Subjects Americans–Germany–Fiction. Journalists–Fiction. Germany–History–1945-1955–Fiction. Berlin (Germany)–Fiction. Date Posted:      November 2, 2017 Review … Continue reading

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The Prodigal Spy


Title:                      The Prodigal Spy Author:                 Joseph Kanon Kanon, Joseph (1998). The Prodigal Spy. New York: Broadway Books LCCN:    98035767 PS3561.A476 P76 1998 LC Subjects Americans–Czech Republic–Fiction. Fathers and sons–Fiction. Conspiracies–Fiction. Czech Republic–Fiction. Date Posted:      November 2, 2017 Review by … Continue reading

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Los Alamos


Title:                      Los Alamos Author:                 Joseph Kanon Kanon, Joseph (1997). Los Alamos: a novel. New York: Broadway Books LCCN:    96044055 PS3561.A476 L6 1997 LC Subjects World War, 1939-1945–New Mexico–Los Alamos–Fiction. Atomic bomb–Fiction. Los Alamos (N.M.)–Fiction. Date Posted:      November 1, 2017 … Continue reading

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A Divided Spy


Title:                      A Divided Spy Author:                Charles Cumming Cumming, Charles (2017). A Divided Spy. New York: St. Martin’s Press LCCN:    2016037568 PR6103.U484 D58 2017 Summary “Thomas Kell thought he was done with spying. A former MI6 officer, he devoted his … Continue reading

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Lenin’s Roller Coaster


Title:                      Lenin’s Roller Coaster Author:                 David Downing Downing, David (2017). Lenin’s Roller Coaster. New York: Soho Crime OCLC:                    990105857 Summary”Autumn 1917: As a generation of Europe’s young men perish on the Eastern and Western fronts, British spy Jack … Continue reading

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