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The Devil's alternative

A British agent in Moscow must imperil his informant in the Kremlin, who happens to be the woman he loves. The leaders of Britain and the U.S. must apply a particularly nasty solution to a bitter dilema arising out of a chain of international crises.

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  • "A British agent in Moscow must imperil his informant in the Kremlin, who happens to be the woman he loves. The leaders of Britain and the U.S. must apply a particularly nasty solution to a bitter dilema arising out of a chain of international crises."@en
  • "In June 1982 an economic crisis in Russia--and a political struggle at the highest levels--force the Soviet leaders to consider an invasion of Western Europe. Only one man--Adam Munro, an agent for the British Intelligence Service--has the information needed to prevent World War III."
  • "In June 1982 an economic crisis in Russia--and a political struggle at the highest levels--force the Soviet leaders to consider an invasion of Western Europe. Only one man--Adam Munro, an agent for the British Intelligence Service--has the information needed to prevent World War III."@en
  • "As the Russian people face starvation, the Politburo is faced with a hard choice: negotiate with America for food, go to war for national survival, or deal with an uprising in the motherland. Through an informant, British Agent Adam Munro learns that the situation is growing dangerously tense, with powerful forces in the USSR maneuvering for supremacy. But even as East and West conduct delicate talks, events spiral out of control and threaten to undo every step taken. The world's largest oil tanker is hijacked by terrorists, and a Ukrainian "freedom fighter" is rescued in a bloody catastrophe on the Black Sea. From Moscow to Washington, the stakes grow ever more perilous as the mad actions of a few threaten to engulf the entire world in nuclear war--unless Munro can stop them."@en
  • "As the Russian people face starvation, the Politburo is faced with a hard choice: negotiate with America for food, go to war for national survival, or deal with an uprising in the motherland. Through an informant, British Agent Adam Munro learns that the situation is growing dangerously tense, with powerful forces in the USSR maneuvering for supremacy. But even as East and West conduct delicate talks, events spiral out of control and threaten to undo every step taken. The world's largest oil tanker is hijacked by terrorists, and a Ukrainian "freedom fighter" is rescued in a bloody catastrophe on the Black Sea. From Moscow to Washington, the stakes grow ever more perilous as the mad actions of a few threaten to engulf the entire world in nuclear war--unless Munro can stop them."
  • "The rescue of an unconscious man from a skiff in the Black Sea is the first in a chain of events that brings the world to the brink of nuclear war."@en
  • "A few fateful months the world stands at the brink of the Unthinkable, as men and women in Washington, Moscow and London, Berlin, Tel Aviv struggle against the ticking countdown to doom."
  • "The President's decision is to let the Russians starve when their wheat crop fails or to face the loss of the most important disarmament treaty and the risk of war within a year."
  • "#1 New York Times bestselling author Frederick Forsyth delivers a frighteningly possible novel of international terrorism and impending war As the Russian people face starvation, the Politburo is faced with a hard choice: negotiate with America for food, go to war for national survival, or deal with an uprising in the motherland. Through an informant, British Agent Adam Munro learns that the situation is growing dangerously tense, with powerful forces in the USSR maneuvering for supremacy. But even as East and West conduct delicate talks, events spiral out of control and threaten to undo every step taken. The world's largest oil tanker is hijacked by terrorists, and a Ukrainian "freedom fighter" is rescued in a bloody catastrophe on the Black Sea. From Moscow to Washington, the stakes grow ever more perilous as the mad actions of a few threaten to engulf the entire world in nuclear war'unless Munro can stop them."@en

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  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Genres littéraires"
  • "Suspense fiction"@en
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Spy stories"@en
  • "Spy stories"
  • "Political fiction"@en
  • "Political fiction"
  • "Adventure fiction"
  • "Adventure fiction"@en
  • "Adventure stories"

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  • "The Devil's alternative"@en
  • "The Devil's alternative"
  • "The devil's alternative : a reissue"@en
  • "The devil's alternative : a novel"
  • "La Alternativa del diablo"
  • "The devil's alternative : complete und unabridged"
  • "La alternativa del diablo"@es
  • "La alternativa del diablo"
  • "The devils alternative"@en
  • "The devil's alternative"
  • "The devil's alternative"@en
  • "The Devil's Alternative"
  • "The Devil's Alternative"@en
  • "Devil's alternative"@en
  • "THE DEVIL'S ALTERNATIVE"@en

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