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The informer

by Takagi, Akimitsu

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Published by Soho Press, distributed by Farrar, Straus & Giroux in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAkimitsu Takagi ; translated from the Japanese by Sadako Mizuguchi.
ContributionsMizuguchi, Sadako.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPL862.A4 M513 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination257 p. ;
Number of Pages257
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL384400M
ISBN 10156947155X
LC Control Number98046958

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Oct 12,  · There is an informer inside the Sabotage Group BB. Death is waiting around every corner. It is time to ask yourself this one question: Who can be trusted? ‘The Informer’ was nominated ‘Best Nordic Crime Novel’ of the year and selected one of the best 36 books ever for a relaxing read on the beach by the major Danish newspaper Berlingske Tidende. Praise “There are three elements in a Craig Nova novel that you can rely on. First, there is the indelible atmosphere—in the case of THE INFORMER, this is Berlin in the s, and the atmosphere is both brutal and mystifying, because everyone seems capable of betraying anyone.

Oct 16,  · The narrative steadies itself after this, but there is still an unsettling, disjointed quality to Informer: much of it, you realise, will only make sense in the fullness of time. Waters has a. The Informer by O'Flaherty, Liam, July 17, , Harvest Books edition, in English.


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The Informer, novel of betrayal by Liam O’Flaherty set during the Irish “troubles” of the s, published in The novel tells the story of Gypo Nolan’s betrayal of a friend to the police, his fatal wounding by his former comrades, and his ultimate redemption just before his.

Oct 20,  · The Informer is by profession a researcher of 40 years and worked for major companies. He started the legal research into government as a whole in and went heavy into the taxation part, all phases, inand continues to this day.

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