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13 edition of The Spanish game found in the catalog.

The Spanish game

by Charles Cumming

  • 396 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Intelligence officers -- Fiction,
  • Terrorism -- Spain -- Fiction,
  • Madrid (Spain) -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCharles Cumming.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6103.U484 S67 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16945773M
    ISBN 100312366396
    ISBN 109780312366391
    LC Control Number2008028749
    OCLC/WorldCa182737485

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The Spanish Game is the second adventure of Alec Milius. Alec is young, self-centered, duplicitous - he lies reflexively and instinctively - methodical, intelligent and extremely paranoid, i.e.

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I flew The Prisoner of Heaven, The Angel's Game, and The Shadow of the Wind Cited by: 2. THE SPANISH GAME is Cumming's second Alec Milius spy thriller, following A SPY BY NATURE. In his first appearance, newly recruited Secret Intelligence Service (SIS) agent Alec Milius faces unexpected dangers, double-cross, and the gradual loss of his identity.

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The Angel's Game (El juego del ángel, ) is a prequel to 's The Shadow of the Wind, by Spanish author Carlos Ruiz novel marks a return to The Cemetery of Forgotten Books in Barcelona's Raval district, and the Sempere & Sons bookshop. Like The Shadow of the Wind, it was translated into English by Lucia Graves and published in Author: Carlos Ruiz Zafón.

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The Spanish game. [Charles Cumming] -- Six years ago, Alec Milius got out of the spy game after unbearably great personal cost and being drummed out by MI5. Now living in exile in Madrid, quietly and as far under the radar as possible.Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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