The Ends of the Earth

Product Number: EB00736236
Released: Sep 25, 2018
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ISBN: #9780802189530
Publisher: Grove Atlantic
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The third James Maxted thriller from the internationally-bestselling author, "a master of the sly double- and triple-cross" (The Seattle Times). The Treaty of Versailles has finally been signed, officially ending the World War I peace negotiations, and the action shifts east, to Tokyo, where a team assembled at Max's behest anxiously awaits his arrival on the docks. The dashing Royal Flying Corps veteran turned secret service operative had arrived in Paris soon after the end of the Great War to investigate the suspicious death of his father, a British diplomat named Sir Henry, and soon plunged into a treacherous game of cat-and-mouse with the people behind his father's death: German spymaster Fritz Lemmer and the dark horse of the Japanese diplomatic contingent, Count Tomura. It is in Japan-where Sir Henry worked as a young government agent-that Max hopes to finally uncover the whole truth behind his father's murder and take down Lemmer's spy network once and for all. But what Max's cohort doesn't know is that his own storyline seems to have come to an end in a villa outside Marseilles. Stuck in limbo, the team decides to pursue their only lead-right into Lemmer's den. Loaded with death threats, knife fights, a kidnapping or two, and a coded list that has the power to dismantle whole governmental hierarchies, The Ends of the Earth is a masterful work of historical cut-and-thrust that tests the bonds of family and country to their very limit. "Thrilling . . . The third and most satisfying entry in an excellent series of old-school spy thrillers." -Kirkus Reviews

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Author(s): Robert Goddard
Series: James Maxted Series No: 3
Original Publish Date: May 02, 2017

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Author(s): Robert Goddard
Narrator(s): Derek Perkins
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Product Number DD30763
Released: May 02, 2017
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Publisher: HighBridge Company
ISBN: #9781681686356
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Author(s): Robert Goddard
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Product Number Z100106206
Released: May 02, 2017
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Publisher: Highbridge Company
ISBN: #9781681686363

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