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Robert harris, in his fine novel an officer and a spy, lucidly retells the famous, bizarrely complicated and chilling storydrawing on the vast trove of books about the dreyfus affair and some newly available materials, harris tells a gripping tale. National book awards popular peoples fiction book of the year 20, they lied to protect their countryhes telling the truth to record it. Pdf an officer and a spy download full pdf book download. An officer and a spy by robert harris penguin books. This surging tale of spies, investigations and witchhunts begins with a list of dramatis personae that. We felt it could have done with a bit more editing as a fictionalised account of the affair it doesnt need to recap all the minutia.
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