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Author Parker, Robert B., 1932-2010.

Title Passport to peril / by Robert B. Parker.

Publication Info. New York : Hardcase Crime, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Adult Fiction  PB PARKER    Check Shelf
 Rocky Hill, Cora J. Belden Library - Adult Department  MPB P    Check Shelf
Description 254 pages ; 17 cm
Summary "Decades before Robert Brown Parker began writing his books about Spenser, a man named Robert Bogardus Parker (1905-1955) penned this extraordinary novel of post-war intrigue. From the corridors and compartments of the Orient Express to the shadowy, ruined streets of Budapest-- which he saw firsthand as a foreign correspondent during World War II-- Parker takes you on a nightmare tour of a land where life is cheap, old hatreds run strong, and a couple of Americans can find themselves in more danger than they ever imagined. With all the immediacy of the wartime dispatches Parker filed from Turkey, Danzig, Warsaw, and Bucharest and all the authority of a man who himself spent three years crossing borders without a passport and narrowly avoiding arrest by the Gestapo, PASSPORT TO PERIL paints a heart-stopping picture of desperate men in a desperate time" -- from publisher's web site.
Subject Spy stories -- Europe -- 20th century.
Americans -- Europe -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Europe -- Foreign relations -- 1945- -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Spy stories.
ISBN 9780843961195
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