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A Forest of Eyes
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A Forest of Eyes
by Canning, Victor

Yugoslavia before Marshal Tito's break with Russia. In a cafe facing the harbour of Dubrovnik two Englishmen are sitting, watched by Zarko, the Chief of Police. Robert Hudson, an engineer, has known John Raikes for only three weeks--Raikes has been introduced to him as a technical consultant from the British Board of Trade, and the two of them are completing negotiations for the supply of certain machinery to the Yugoslav Government. Within a few hours Raikes is reported dead--"a tragic accident while bathing," says Zarko. Hudson, alone in an atmosphere of ill-concealed hostility, determines to fulfil a mission of which he himself has only a hazy knowledge.

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Publication date: 2013

ISBN: URN:ISBN:9781447243168

OPAC reference: KOHA-OAI-BCP:5083

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