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The Resource Final stop, Algiers, Mishka Ben-David ; translated by Ronnie Hope

Final stop, Algiers, Mishka Ben-David ; translated by Ronnie Hope

Label
Final stop, Algiers
Title
Final stop, Algiers
Statement of responsibility
Mishka Ben-David ; translated by Ronnie Hope
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Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a terrorist attack in Tel Aviv violently disrupts his life, Mickey Simhoni abandons his plans to become an artist and instead allows himself to be recruited into the Mossad. Slowly, he learns the art of spycraft the and painstaking process of building a cover, becoming someone else whom he resembles, who is presumed dead. His cover story takes him to Toronto where he meets and earlier flame -- Niki, a girl he had hooked up with in Tokyo a decade earlier. Mickey is torn between loyalty to the Mossad and his intense feelings for Niki -- which the ever-resourceful Niki partially resolves with an unusual decision
Member of
Summary
When a terrorist attack in Tel Aviv kills his girlfriend, Mickey Simhoni abandons his plans to become an artist and instead is recruited into Mossad, where he learns the art of spy craft. His cover story takes him to Toronto where he meets Niki, an old flame from a decade earlier. As Mickey is torn between loyalty to the Mossad and his intense feelings for Niki, the dilemma leads to a harrowing conclusion
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10581763
Cataloging source
NWPL
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1952-
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Ben-Daṿid, Mishḳah
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Hebrew
Literary form
fiction
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Hope, Ronnie
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True
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  • Israel
  • Terrorism
  • Spies
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Algiers (Algeria)
Target audience
adult
Label
Final stop, Algiers, Mishka Ben-David ; translated by Ronnie Hope
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Hebrew under the title Tachana Sofit Algier by Miskal - Yedioth Ahronoth Books and Chemed Books, Tel-Aviv 2012
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000059685088
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
536 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781905559848
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)961003178
Label
Final stop, Algiers, Mishka Ben-David ; translated by Ronnie Hope
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Hebrew under the title Tachana Sofit Algier by Miskal - Yedioth Ahronoth Books and Chemed Books, Tel-Aviv 2012
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000059685088
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
536 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781905559848
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)961003178

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