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    • ISBN:9781471900006
    • Publication date:06 Sep 2012

The Alamut Ambush

By Anthony Price

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By the CWA Gold Dagger award-winning author of Other Paths to Glory

By the CWA Gold Dagger award-winning author of Other Paths to Glory

A brilliant young electronics expert is killed by a car bomb seemingly meant for the head of the Foreign Office's Middle-Eastern Section. Intelligence officer Hugh Roskill is sent by David Audley on an investigation that takes him from London clubland to the Hampshire countryside, and deep into the complexities of Middle Eastern politics, to find the answer to two questions: who was the real target of the bomb? And what is Alamut?

Against the backdrop of the Arab-Israeli conflict in the period before the Camp David Accords, Dr Audley and Colonel Butler are confronted with an assassin capable of turning the Middle Eastern conflict into Armageddon.

Biographical Notes

Anthony Price was born in Hertfordshire and educated at Oxford. His long career in journalism culminated in the editorship of the Oxford Times. He is the author of 19 novels and has won the CWA Silver and Gold Daggers.

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  • ISBN: 9781471900013
  • Publication date: 31 Jan 2013
  • Page count: 208
  • Imprint: The Murder Room
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