Cold War espionage in Montevideo, Uruguay and tracking a political assassin through Peru, Brazil and French Guiana.
“Reminiscent of the early writing of John Le Carre.” Readers’ Favorite
The traitorous life and work of a dispirited MI6 spy and long-time KGB mole begin to unravel as he comes under increased scrutiny in 1960s Montevideo. At the center of the intrigue are two Cold War intelligence officers assigned to Uruguay, a middle-aged British MI6 officer, and the Soviet KGB Rezident. The intricate chilling details of the eventual betrayal of the MI6 spy, as his life and work suddenly unravel, ends climactically in faraway Moscow.
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“A well crafted, compelling and gripping historical novel!” Readers’ Favorite 5 Stars
Gennaro Rubino, an Italian anarchist, has travelled incognito to Brussels from London and Paris where he plans to assassinate Leopold II, King of the Belgians. From the roof of a building in downtown Brussels, Rubino fires at King Leopold’s carriage. Unable to determine whether his shots were true, Rubino escapes and hides in Brittany. But with the Belgian secret service hot on his heels he makes the mistake of his life when he escapes to South America and ultimately for Kourou, French Guiana, the overseas capital of the French colonial penal system and infamous Devil’s Island.
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