IN THE HUNT FOR A SPY, HE EXPOSED A CONSPIRACY. The winner of the Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction 2014, this is a gripping historical thriller from Robert Harris a Sunday Times bestselling author of Fatherland and The Ghost. Paris, 1895: an army officer, Georges Picquart, watches a convicted spy, Alfred Dreyfus, being publicly humiliated in front of a baying crowd. Dreyfus is exiled for life to Devil's Island; Picquart is promoted to run the intelligence unit that tracked him down. But when Picquart discovers that secrets are still being handed over to the Germans, he is drawn into a dangerous labyrinth of deceit and corruption that threatens not just his honour but his life...That hea#39;s even paid for himself to go on artillery exercises, and had the firing manuals copied afterwards. Also that hea#39;s desperate for money and isna#39;t a man of good character.a#39; a#39;Really?a#39; Henry turns the penaquot;: bleu over to examine the address.
|Title||:||An Officer and a Spy|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2013-09-26|