The Resource The art of the devil, John Altman, (electronic resource)

The art of the devil, John Altman, (electronic resource)

Label
The art of the devil
Title
The art of the devil
Statement of responsibility
John Altman
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Language
eng
Summary
Only one man stands in the way of a plot to murder President Eisenhower in this riveting historical thriller In 1955, one woman holds the key to America's future: a ruthless and beautiful ex-Nazi assassin, posing as a housekeeper inside President Eisenhower's isolated Gettysburg estate, awaiting her chance to murder the chief executive and change the course of history. One man stands in her way: a disgraced Secret Service agent, driven from active duty by battle fatigue. Waiting and watching: the most powerful figures of the era, including Senator Joe McCarthy, FBI Chief J. Edgar Hoover, Vice President Richard Nixon, and the sinister pair of German-American brothers sponsoring the attack. As the minutes tick down, the highly-trained professional killer and the discredited WWII veteran face off in a deadly game. At stake: the life and legacy of Dwight D. Eisenhower, the world's most powerful man
Summary
In 1955, one woman holds the key to America's future: a ruthless and beautiful ex-Nazi assassin, posing as a housekeeper inside President Eisenhower's isolated Gettysburg estate, awaiting her chance to murder the chief executive and change the course of history. One man stands in her way: a disgraced Secret Service agent, driven from active duty by battle fatigue. Waiting and watching: the most powerful figures of the era, including Senator Joe McCarthy, FBI Chief J. Edgar Hoover, Vice President Richard Nixon, and the sinister pair of German-American brothers sponsoring the attack.--Publisher's description
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Pace
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10316771
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1969-
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Altman, John
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Female assassins
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The art of the devil, John Altman, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11535049
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781780105130
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11535049
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The art of the devil, John Altman, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11535049
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781780105130
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11535049
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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