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The Resource House of spies : a Novel, Daniel Silva

House of spies : a Novel, Daniel Silva

Label
House of spies : a Novel
Title
House of spies
Title remainder
a Novel
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Silva
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Four months after the deadliest attack on the American homeland since 9/11, terrorists leave a trail of carnage through London's glittering West End. The attack is a brilliant feat of planning and secrecy, but with one loose thread. The thread leads Gabriel Allon and his team of operatives to the south of France and to the gilded doorstep of Jean-Luc Martel and Olivia Watson. A beautiful former British fashion model, Olivia pretends not to know that the true source of Martel's enormous wealth is drugs. And Martel, likewise, turns a blind eye to the fact he is doing business with a man whose objective is the very destruction of the West. Together, under Gabriel's skilled hand, they will become an unlikely pair of heroes in the global war on terror.Written in seductive and elegant prose, the story moves swiftly from the glamour of Saint-Tropez to the grit of Casablanca and, finally, to an electrifying climax that will leave readers breathless long after they turn the final page. But House of Spies is more than just riveting entertainment; it is a dazzling tale of avarice and redemption, set against the backdrop of the great conflict of our times. And it proves once again why Daniel Silva is "quite simply the best" (Kansas City Star)
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.I5443 H68 2017
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Gabriel Allon series
Series volume
17
Label
House of spies : a Novel, Daniel Silva
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn956626002
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
526 pages
Isbn
9780062354372
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)956626002
  • (OCoLC)956626002
Label
House of spies : a Novel, Daniel Silva
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn956626002
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
526 pages
Isbn
9780062354372
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)956626002
  • (OCoLC)956626002

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