Windmills of the Gods

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Grand Central Publishing, 1988 - Fiction - 448 pages
She's on the glinting edge of East-West confrontation, a beautiful and accomplished scholar who has suddenly become our newest ambassador to an Iron Curtain country, a woman who is about to dramatically change the course of world events -- if she lives. For Mary Ashley has been marked for death by the world's most proficient and mysterious assassin, and plunged into a nightmare of espionage, kidnapping, and terror. Here, only two people -- both powerfully attractive and ultimately enigmatic men -- can offer her help. And one of them wants to kill her.

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User Review  - HenriMoreaux - LibraryThing

Classic Sheldon in his prime (written 1987), one of his best novels in fact. Takes place in Kansas, USA and Bucharest, Romania - a female professor is drawn into politics and is pressured into taking ... Read full review

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User Review  - JFHilborne - LibraryThing

Sidney Sheldon's "Windmills of the Gods" is the story of Mary Ashley, a Junction City, Kansas wife, mother, and university professor plucked from obscurity to become the US Ambassador to Romania ... Read full review

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About the author (1988)

The late novelist and screenwriter Sidney Sheldon remains one of the world's top bestselling authors, having sold more than 300 million copies of his books. He is also the only writer to have won an Oscar, a Tony, and an Edgar. The Guinness Book of World Records heralds him as the most translated author in the world.

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