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 unfastened world.
Within days, Adam's lover is brutally murdered and he's working for his lifestyles in the course of the nice towns of Europe, pursued not just via the KGB, yet through the CIA and his personal countrymen besides. Their universal rationale is to kill him sooner than the reality comes out. whereas robust males in smoke-filled rooms plot ever extra inventive technique of destroying him, Adam reveals himself betrayed and deserted even by way of these he holds so much dear.
When finally he involves comprehend what he's in ownership of, he's much more decided to guard it, for it's greater than a question of lifestyles and death-it's a question of honor.
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