The London embassy

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Houghton Mifflin, 1983 - Fiction - 248 pages
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A series of stories describes the experiences of a young political officer during his first assignment to the American embassy in London

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Review: The London Embassy (Spencer Monroe Savage)

User Review  - Anne - Goodreads

Theroux has been recommended to me for years. This book is a great snapshot of London in the 80's. The book is a series of short vignettes about the main character who goes unnamed until the very end. I found him a bit hard to connect with which is why I gave the book 3 stars. Read full review

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User Review  - Jenny Downing - Goodreads

Wonderfully enigmatic and each story leaves the reader wondering... Read full review


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About the author (1983)

PAUL THEROUX is the author of many highly acclaimed?books. His novels?include?A Dead Hand?and The Mosquito Coast, and his renowned travel books include Ghost Train to the Eastern Star?and?Dark Star Safari. He lives in Hawaii and on Cape Cod.

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