The Resource Munich

Munich

Label
Munich
Title
Munich
Statement of responsibility
Robert Harris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
FROM THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF FATHERLAND, CONCLAVE AND AN OFFICER AND A SPY.September 1938Hitler is determined to start a war. Chamberlain is desperate to preserve the peace.The issue is to be decided in a city that will forever afterwards be notorious for what takes place there.Munich. As Chamberlain’s plane judders over the Channel and the Führer’s train steams relentlessly south from Berlin, two young men travel with secrets of their own. Hugh Legat is one of Chamberlain’s private secretaries; Paul Hartmann a German diplomat and member of the anti-Hitler resistance. Great friends at Oxford before Hitler came to power, they haven’t seen one another since they were last in Munich six years earlier. Now, as the future of Europe hangs in the balance, their paths are destined to cross again.When the stakes are this high, who are you willing to betray? Your friends, your family, your country or your conscience?
Summary
A spy thriller set against a backdrop of the fateful Munich Conference of 1938 follows the experiences of a rising star in the British diplomatic service and his Oxford friend, a secret member of the anti-Hitler resistance, who while on a disastrous collision course with each other witness pivotal events involving Chamberlain, Mussolini and other historical figures
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10615799
Cataloging source
CaOONL
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1957-
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Harris, Robert
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • War Fiction
  • Crime & Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
Munich
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:RDH_470342
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781473519695
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Munich
Control code
BORROWBOX:RDH_470342
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781473519695
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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