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User Review  - Hanneri - LibraryThing

Victoria Jones is a somewhat impulsive but sharp minded young woman. After meeting mysterious young man she decides to follow him to his new work-place, distant Baghdad. At the same time, world ... Read full review

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User Review  - lahochstetler - LibraryThing

I found this book to be different from Christie's usual fare. There's no murder mystery here. Rather, this book is about suspense and espionage. Former secretary Victoria Jones meets a man in the park ... Read full review

Review: They Came to Baghdad

User Review  - Carie - Goodreads

I'm giving this four stars because it was a lot of fun to read. Not the usual murder mystery from Agatha Christie but a suspense novel (that's rather upbeat.) This book had all my favorite components ... Read full review

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User Review  - pennykaplan - LibraryThing

Read this again after many years. Enjoyed the writing and the period setting, although today it reads almost like a young adult book Read full review

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User Review  - Simon Taylor - Goodreads

It's fair to say this is not your standard Agatha Christie. Gone is Poirot, and of Miss Marple there is no sign. There isn't even a great deal of wondering about “whodunit”, and there's certainly no ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tadiana - Goodreads

I read this some time in the 1980s and remember thinking it was one of Christie's more enjoyable books. This is a reminder to myself to read it again sometime and see if I still think that's true. It ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mwana Mali - Goodreads

I bought this book on a whim. I was looking for "And Then There Were None" but it was sadly out of stock. But not so sad... Agatha is just one of those writers who, regardless of what book you get ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jan - Goodreads

An Agatha Christie delight. A Miss Victoria Jones, a London Cockney, and not the best shorthand typist, is once again out of a job. She is cheeky, full of life and is just waiting for an adventure ... Read full review

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User Review  - Julie Davis - Goodreads

Rereading this one for the umpteenth time. I've always enjoyed this stand-alone Christie adventure/thriller/mystery which is along the lines of The Man in the Brown Suit or The Secret Adversary (if ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ainiah - Goodreads

It was ok, but I found it extremely hard to follow till the halfway mark. Read full review

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