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ransom of Istanbul

Robert Hanlon

ransom of Istanbul

an entertainment

by Robert Hanlon

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by University of Scranton Press in Pennsylvania .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Istanbul (Turkey),
  • Turkey
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Turkey -- Fiction.,
    • Intelligence officers -- Fiction.,
    • Russians -- Turkey -- Fiction.,
    • British -- Turkey -- Fiction.,
    • Defectors -- Fiction.,
    • Istanbul (Turkey) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert Hanlon.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3608.A7155 R36 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3421490M
      ISBN 10158966101X
      LC Control Number2005042239

      In the dead of winter, investigator Hercule Poirot boards a train to Istanbul, Turkey, after solving a crime for an outpost of the French army stationed in Aleppo, Syria. Poirot reaches his hotel in Istanbul, only to receive a telegram instructing him to immediately return to .   This month marked the thirtieth annual Istanbul Book Fair, an eight-day marketplace for new books and publishers in Turkey. The guest country Author: Jenna Krajeski.

      The book is the first in what is sometimes known as the “Blofeld trilogy”. After hijacking an experimental plane with two atomic bombs, SPECTRE attempts to blackmail the West into paying a large ransom. It is a great story, which still has resonance today, but landed Ian Fleming in trouble. MUSTAFA ZIYALAN was born in Zonguldak, on the Black Sea coast of Turkey. He worked as a general practitioner and coroner in a rural Anatolian village, and now lives and practices psychiatry in Brooklyn, NY. His poetry, short fiction, and essays have appeared in many literary periodicals, anthologies, and .

        A shimmering evocation, by turns intimate and panoramic, of one of the world’s great cities, by its foremost writer. Orhan Pamuk was born in Istanbul and still lives in the family apartment building where his mother first held him in her arms. His portrait of his city is thus also a self-portrait, refracted by memory and the melancholy–or hüzün– that all Istanbullus share: the sadness /5(26).   Bosphorus Books which was found in has been managed by Mustafa Ozdemir who is experienced and skilled with organizing auctions and antiquarian book sales. Bosphorus Books, which provides books and documents especially in the field of Turkish-Ottoman-Islamic Arts, Turkish-Ottoman History, Turkish-Ottoman Art of Painting and also rare.


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