By Brian Freemantle
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Television audiences around the globe witness in horror the Moscow assassination test upon the yankee and Russian presidents. The captured gunman is printed to be the son of 1 of Britain's such a lot notorious nuclear defectors, which brings the shuffling, believe-nothing Charlie Muffin into the research.
Within hours, the demise of the Russian chief and the diagnosi tv audiences around the globe witness in horror the Moscow assassination test upon the yank and Russian presidents. The captured gunman is printed to be the son of 1 of Britain's so much notorious nuclear defectors, which brings the shuffling, believe-nothing Charlie Muffin into the research.
Within hours, the dying of the Russian chief and the analysis that the American's president's spouse can be maimed brings the strain at the mixed American, Russian and British investigators to a melting element. in basic terms Charlie Muffin refuses to simply accept the defector's son used to be the only real shooter and he doesn't endear himself to anyone--including ex-KGB debriefer Natalia Fedova and mom of Muffin's daughter-and needs to probability his existence and his like to turn out his case.
From the corridors of energy in Russia to the workplaces of MI5, Charlie needs to once more problem better experts to deliver justice to all. In might be his so much excessive mystery up to now, Brian Freemantle once more makes use of his specified knowing of foreign espionage and intrigue to impressive effects
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