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By Jeffrey Archer

It sort of feels blameless sufficient. A disgraced British colonel bequeaths a mysterious letter to his merely son. however the second Adam Scott opens the yellowing envelope, he units into movement a perilous chain of occasions that threatens to shake the very foundations of the loose world.

Within days, Adam's lover is brutally murdered and he's operating for his existence in the course of the nice towns of Europe, pursued not just via the KGB, yet by means of the CIA and his personal countrymen to boot. Their universal motive is to kill him earlier than the reality comes out. whereas robust males in smoke-filled rooms plot ever extra creative technique of destroying him, Adam reveals himself betrayed and deserted even by way of these he holds so much dear.

When ultimately he involves comprehend what he's in ownership of, he's much more decided to guard it, for it's greater than an issue of lifestyles and death-it's a question of honor.

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