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Secker & Warburg, 1991 - Military occupation - 344 pages
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A political thriller, this is the story of two people trying to make contact in a world riddled with false hopes, terror and lethal ambiguity. The author has also written In the Secret State, A Loss of Heart and The Fabulous Englishman.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Another sensitive, underplotted sort-of-espionager from British publisher McCrum (The Fabulous Englishman, A Loss of Heart, etc.) that almost succeeds in turning its featureless anomie to advantage ... Read full review


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Psychologically jaded by his vocation as a political consultant, Stephen Mallory returns to his home office on the mainland. Even though his track record for organizing campaigns for Third World ... Read full review

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