By Christopher Reich
New York Times Bestseller
Months after foiling a global terrorist assault, medical professionals borderless health care provider Jonathan Ransom is operating less than an assumed identify in a distant nook of Africa. His spouse, Emma, eager to break out the wrath of department, the key American intelligence enterprise she betrayed, has been in hiding. either look ahead to sharing a stolen weekend in London--until a terrorist assault ruins their romantic rendezvous. within the aftermath, Emma disappears and Jonathan is apprehended by way of the police and threatened, until he is helping safe his wife's trap. He embarks on a breathless chase throughout Europe, trying to find Emma, and maintaining department at bay . . . till he realizes that each one alongside he's been a pawn in a high-stakes video game of foreign intrigue a ways past his imagining.
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Der Gemeindechor sang sich wacker durch mittelalterliche Choräle und moderne Wiegenlieder, die durch den geschmückten Raum schwebten, als sei nur Frieden in der Welt. Er sang gegen Finsternis und Kälte, gegen graues Elend und schwarzen Kummer an. Die nahe Geburt des neuen Gottes schien alles Böse zu vertreiben, eine Linie zwischen gestern und heute, zwischen Dunkelheit und kommendem Licht zu ziehen. Ethan schaute und lauschte, stimmte in die Choräle ein, wo dies erwartet wurde, erinnerte sich und versuchte zugleich zu vergessen.
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Er konnte einen Tag dauern oder auch eine Woche. Niemand vermochte das genau zu sagen. Alle Männer der Patrouille waren alte Hasen, die sich mit Wüstenwinden auskannten. Zur LRDG wurde keiner genommen, der nicht mit ein paar Unannehmlichkeiten zurechtkam. Die Briten, Neuseeländer, Australier oder Inder gehörten allesamt zu der merkwürdigen Art Mensch, der die leeren Weiten und die glühende Hitze der Sahara mehr bedeuteten als ihre Heimatorte, ob nun die Home Counties bei London, das neuseeländische Wellington oder das indische Calcutta.