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The Day Of The Jackal - Frederick Forsyth
The Day Of The Jackal
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Presents the story of an anonymous Englishman who, in the spring of 1963, was hired by Colonel Marc Rodin, Operations Chief of the OAS, to assassinate General de Gaulle.
Presents the story of an anonymous Englishman who, in the spring of 1963, was hired by Colonel Marc Rodin, Operations Chief of the OAS, to assassinate General de Gaulle.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780099552710 (009955271X)
Publisher: Arrow
Pages no: 416
Edition language: English
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BrokenTune
BrokenTune rated it
4.5 The Day of the Jackal
“It is cold at six-forty in the morning on a March day in Paris, and seems even colder when a man is about to be executed by firing squad.” One of the best opening lines ever. This was a re-read for me, and I am glad I re-read this one. While the descriptions of the police work are now dated,...
Brian's Book Blog
Brian's Book Blog rated it
5.0 The Day Of The Jackal
A good page-turner of a story, following the investigation into a possible attempt on de Gaulles life.Set during the 1960's, there's plenty of twists as the search rests on the shoulders of one detective to try and find him, while convincing his superiors that there is a definite threat.The setting ...
XLeptodactylous
XLeptodactylous rated it
0.0 The Day of the Jackal
Yes, but Kindle. I'm fully intrigued, but the huge info dump at the beginning is annoying. Not lightly do I intend to read later.
tien
tien rated it
3.0 The Day of the Jackal
I registered a book at BookCrossing.com!http://www.BookCrossing.com/journal/11066477
tien
tien rated it
3.0 The Day of the Jackal
This is one of those books where I just had too high an expectation for:The first part of the book which basically sets out the whole premise / background is sooo very slow. And took up half the book!! Did not enjoy this part at all and would have rated the book 2 stars at most but...This is one of...
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