A Killing in Moscow

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Ulverscroft Large Print Books, 1995 - Fiction - 509 pages
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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A convincing and muscular thriller that needs every sinew to bear its often weighty prose. The murder of an English businessman in one of Moscow's hard- currency hotels draws agent Peter Ashton ... Read full review

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Peter Ashton, a British agent who first surfaced in Hostile Intent (St. Martin's, 1993), is an entrepreneurial agent who thinks for himself. Sent to the Moscow embassy to appraise the local security ... Read full review


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Espionage thriller writer Clive (Frederick William) Egleton was born on November 25, 1927 and died in 2006. Egleton was a Lieutenant Colonel in the British Army and was also involved in intelligence missions in Cyprus, the Persian Gulf, and East Africa. His espionage thrillers include Seven Days to a Killing, A Killing in Moscow and Blood Money. His novel Seven Days to a Killing was filmed as The Black Windmill, starring Michael Caine. Escape to Athena is a novelization of the 1979 movie of the same name. Egleton also wrote under the names of Patrick Blake and John Tarrant.

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