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Cause for Alarm - Penguin Modern Classics (Paperback)Eric Ambler (author), James Fenton (author of introduction), Mark Mazower (author of introduction), Norman Stone (author of introduction), Thomas Jones (author of introduction), John Preston (author of introduction)
Paperback 288 Pages / Published: 28/05/2009
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Nicky Marlow needs a job. He's engaged to be married and the employment market in Britain in 1937 is pretty slim. So when his fiancee points out the position with an English armaments manufacturer in Italy, he jumps at the chance. Soon after he arrives, however, he learns the sinister truth about his predecessor's departure and finds himself courted by two agents with dangerously different agendas. In the process, Marlow realizes that it's not so simple just to do the job he's paid for - not in fascist Italy, on the eve of a world war.
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 213 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 17 mm
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