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The Miernik dossier

Charles McCarry

The Miernik dossier

by Charles McCarry

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, New York, Saturday Review Press, 1973.

    Statement(by) Charles McCarry.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(6),278p. ;
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14901304M
    ISBN 100091188903

    THE MIERNIK DOSSIER is a passport into the world of international espionage, of the agent and the double agent, of the double cross and triple cross, in which no man is what he seems, and what matters is not the information you receive, but whether the other side wants you to believe it or not. Get this from a library! The Miernik dossier. [Charles McCarry] -- A small group of international agents embark on a car trip from Switzerland to the Sudan, a journey marked by the actions of one of the travelers, who might be the leader of a terrorist group.

    Find books like The Miernik Dossier (Paul Christopher, #1) from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked The Miernik Dossier.   "The Miernik Dossier," published in , is McCarry's debut novel and also the first book to feature Paul Christopher, the cool, sophisticated American undercover agent - who is to the author what George Smiley is to John Le Carré. The narrative, purely experimental at the time it was written, is comprised of a collection of 89 numbered /5(62).

    In The Miernik Dossier, international agents embark on a car trip in a Cadillac, traveling from Switzerland to the Sudan. Among them are an American operative; a seven-foot-tall Muslim prince; a beautiful half-English, half-Hungarian woman; a British national; and Tadeusz Miernik, the shy and bumbling Polish scientist who might be the leader of /5(9). "The Miernik Dossier," published in , is McCarry's debut novel and also the first book to feature Paul Christopher, the cool, sophisticated American undercover agent - who is to the author what George Smiley is to John Le Carré. The narrative, purely experimental at the time it was written, is comprised of a collection of 89 numbered /5(63).


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