Epitaph for a spy
When Josef Vadassy arrives at the Hotel de la Reserve at the end of his Riviera holiday, he is simply looking forward to a few more days of relaxation before returning to Paris. But in St. Gatien, on the eve of World War II, everyone is suspect-the American brother and sister, the expatriate Brits, and the German gentleman traveling under at least one assumed name. When the film he drops off at the chemist reveals photographs he has not taken, Vadassy finds himself the object of intense suspicion. The result is anything but the rest he had been hoping for." "
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AnnieMod - LibraryThing
Meet Josef Vadassy. He was born in Hungary but after the last changes in Europe, his birth place is now part of Yugoslavia. Hungary refuses to issue him a passport (as he is not really Hungarian ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - clfisha - LibraryThing
Written just before the 2nd world war and playing with spy conventions at the time, Eric Ambler has written a great tale of paranoia and mystery. Instead of a suave, sophisticated thriller we have a ... Read full review