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    DescriptionIn 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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    Title
    The Unlikely Spy
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Daniel Silva
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 752
    Width: 108 mm
    Height: 191 mm
    Thickness: 40 mm
    Weight: 426 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780451209306
    ISBN 10: 0451209303
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: THR
    B&T Book Type: FI
    DC22: FIC
    BIC subject category V2: FHD
    DC21: 813.6
    LC subject heading:
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F2.1
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: P26303000
    B&T Merchandise Category: MMP
    B&T General Subject: 550
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21110
    Ingram Subject Code: FT
    LC subject heading: ,
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/1940
    DC22: 813/.6
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 69
    Libri: I-FT
    B&T Approval Code: P26308000
    LC subject heading: , ,
    LC classification: PS3619.I5443 U54 2007
    BISAC V2.8: FIC014000, FIC030000, FIC006000
    Edition statement
    Reprint
    Publisher
    Penguin Putnam Inc
    Imprint name
    Signet
    Publication date
    01 April 2006
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Daniel Silva is the #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author of "The Unlikely Spy," "The Mark of the Assassin," "The Marching Season," "The Kill Artist," "The English Assassin, The Confessor, A Death in Vienna, Prince of Fire, The Messenger, The Secret Servant," "Moscow Rules" and "The Defector." He is married to NBC News Today correspondent Jamie Gangel. They have two children, Lily and Nicholas. In 2009 Silva was appointed to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Council.
    Review quote
    "Evocative...memorable...a classic World War II espionage tale." - Washington Post "Silva keeps the suspense keen." - Los Angeles Times "A roller-coaster World War II adventure that conjures up memories of the best of Ken Follett and Frederick Frosyth." - Orlando Sentinel