The unlikely spy

Title The unlikely spy
Author Daniel Silva
Publication Signet
Size 736p
Language ENGENG
ISBN 9780451209306
Topics American fiction--Thrillers
American fiction--Espionage
American fiction--War stories
American fiction--Historical
World War II (1939-1945)--Fiction
Notes "In wartime," Winston Churchill wrote, "truth is so precious that she should always be attended by a bodyguard of lies." For Britain's counterintelligence operations, this meant finding the unlikeliest agent imaginable-a history professor named Alfred Vicary, handpicked by Churchill himself to expose a highly dangerous, but unknown, traitor. The Nazis, however, have also chosen an unlikely agent: Catherine Blake, a beautiful widow of a war hero, a hospital volunteer - and a Nazi spy under direct orders from Hitler to uncover the Allied plans for D-Day...
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