EAST IS EAST AND WEST IS WEST - AND THEY MEET IN BERLIN... He was the best source the Department ever had, but now he desperately wanted to come over the wall. 'Brahms Four' was certain a high-ranking mole was set to betray him. There was only on Englishman he trusted any more someone from the... show more
EAST IS EAST AND WEST IS WEST -
AND THEY MEET IN BERLIN...
He was the best source the Department ever had, but now he desperately wanted to come over the wall. 'Brahms Four' was certain a high-ranking mole was set to betray him. There was only on Englishman he trusted any more someone from the old days.
So they decided to put Bernie Samson back into the field after five sedentary years of flying a desk.
The field is Berlin.
The game is as baffling, treacherous and lethal as ever...
Publish date: 1984
Pages no: 303
Edition language: English
Series: Bernard Samson (#1)
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When a valuable agent behind the Iron Curtain signals he wants out, it's up to Bernard Samson, once active in the field but now anchored to a London desk, to undertake the crucial rescue. But soon, Samson is confronted with evidence that there is a traitor among his colleagues. And to find out who i...
‘Ever wonder why the Berlin Wall follows that absurd line?’ said Frank. ‘It was decided at a conference at Lancaster House in London while the war was still being fought. They were dividing the city up the way the Allied armies would share it once they got here. Clerks were sent out hotfoot for a ma...
Originally published in 1983, I distinctly remember seeing this book - along with the other two in the series - hanging around my parents bookshelves during the mid-1980's. I headed off to college in 1984 and never permanently lived with them again, just spending summers and vacations in their home....