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In 1938 Paris, Nicholas Morath, a Hungarian aristocrat and charismatic former cavalry officer, is recruited by his uncle, Count Janos Polanyi, to try to bring down the Hungarian fascists, as Europe moves ever closer to all-out war under the shadow of Hitler and the Nazi war machine. 25,000 first printing.

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His uncle, Count Janos Polanyi, has recruited Hungarian Nicholas Morath for a secret mission on the eve of World War II.

Synopsis:

In spymaster Alan Furst's most electrifying thriller to date, Hungarian aristocrat Nicholas Morath—a hugely charismatic hero—becomes embroiled in a daring and perilous effort to halt the Nazi war machine in eastern Europe.

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About the Author

Often compared to Graham Greene and Eric Ambler, Alan Furst is a master of the spy thriller and one of the great war novelists of our time. He is the author of Night Soldiers, Dark Star, The Polish Officer, and The World at Night. He lives in Sag Harbor, New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375506802
Subtitle:
A Novel
Publisher:
Random House
Author:
Furst, Alan
Subject:
Espionage/Intrigue
Subject:
War
Subject:
Hungarians
Subject:
World War, 1939-1945
Subject:
War & Military
Subject:
Fiction-Espionage/Intrigue
Subject:
Fiction-War & Military
Subject:
Fiction : Espionage/Intrigue
Subject:
Fiction : War & Military
Subject:
Fiction : General
Subject:
Fiction : Historical - General
Subject:
Fiction : Espionage
Subject:
Historical fiction
Subject:
World war, 1939-1945
Subject:
World War, 19
Subject:
Hungary
Subject:
France
Subject:
War stories
Subject:
Spy stories
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Mystery-A to Z
Subject:
Popular Fiction-Contemporary Thrillers
Subject:
Popular Fiction-Technothrillers
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Edition Description:
Us
Publication Date:
20010101
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
239

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"Synopsis" by , His uncle, Count Janos Polanyi, has recruited Hungarian Nicholas Morath for a secret mission on the eve of World War II.
"Synopsis" by , In spymaster Alan Furst's most electrifying thriller to date, Hungarian aristocrat Nicholas Morath—a hugely charismatic hero—becomes embroiled in a daring and perilous effort to halt the Nazi war machine in eastern Europe.

From the Hardcover edition.

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