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Tightrope [electronic resource]. Simon Mawer.

Mawer, Simon. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781590517246 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Other Press, 2015.

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Summary, etc.: From the author of the best-selling and Booker Prize--shortlisted The Glass Room and TrapezeAn historical thriller that brings back Marian Sutro, ex-Special Operations agent, and traces her romantic and political exploits in post-World War II London, where the Cold War is about to reshape old loyalties As Allied forces close in on Berlin in spring 1945, a solitary figure emerges from the wreckage that is Germany. It is Marian Sutro, whose existence was last known to her British controllers in autumn 1943 in Paris. One of a handful of surviving agents of the Special Operations Executive, she has withstood arrest, interrogation, incarceration, and the horrors of Ravensbrück concentration camp, but at what cost? Returned to an England she barely knows and a postwar world she doesn't understand, Marian searches for something on which to ground the rest of her life. Family and friends surround her, but she is haunted by her experiences...
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Subject: Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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