The Resource The Watchman

The Watchman

Label
The Watchman
Title
The Watchman
Statement of responsibility
Adrian Magson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introducing professional watcher and deep cover specialist Marc Portman in the first of this stunning new seriesHe's a professional shadow. A watcher who provides protection in potentially hostile situations. He works in the background, stays off the record. Often the people he's guarding have no idea he's there. Some people know him as Portman.When two British intelligence agents are despatched to negotiate the release of a group of western hostages in Somalia, veteran MI6 operator Tom Vane realizes that something about this operation doesn't stack up. Unwilling to see two promising officers sacrificed in what he believes to be a suicide mission, he covertly hires deep cover specialist Marc Portman to protect them.Heading for the wild and lawless land on the Kenyan/Somali border, Portman soon realizes that the British Intelligence Services have been double-crossed. Can he survive long enough to keep his charges alive and prevent a catastrophe?
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Summary
He's a professional shadow. A watcher who provides protection in potentially hostile situations. He works in the background, stays off the record. Often the people he's guarding have no idea he's there. Some people know him as Portman. When two British intelligence agents are despatched to negotiate the release of a group of western hostages in Somalia, veteran MI6 operator Tom Vane realizes that something about this operation doesn't stack up. Unwilling to see two promising officers sacrificed in what he believes to be a suicide mission, he covertly hires deep cover specialist Marc Portman to protect them. Heading for the wild, lawless land on the Kenyan/Somali border, Portman soon realizes that the British Intelligence Services have been double-crossed. Can he survive long enough to keep his charges alive and prevent a catastrophe?
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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10297641
Cataloging source
BT
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Magson, Adrian
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Marc Portman novels
Series volume
0001
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Crime & Thriller
Target audience
adult
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a Marc Portman thriller
Label
The Watchman
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:LSD_406361
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781780105079
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Watchman
Control code
BORROWBOX:LSD_406361
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781780105079
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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