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The Resource The broker, John Grisham

The broker, John Grisham

Label
The broker
Title
The broker
Statement of responsibility
John Grisham
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Backman is quietly smuggled out of the country in a military cargo plane, given a new name, a new identity, and a new home in Italy. Eventually, after he has settled into his new life, the CIA leaks his whereabouts to the Israelis, the Russians, the Chinese, and the Saudis. Then the CIA will do what it does best: sit back and watch. The question is not whether Backman will survive there is no chance of that. The question the CIA needs answered is, who will kill him?
Summary
After being abruptly pardoned by a lame duck president, a notorious former Washington power broker is released from prison and smuggled out of the country, given a new identity, and hidden in a small town in Italy, but old enemies from the past are out to destroy him and his new life
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
130309
Cataloging source
sm
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grisham, John
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • Attempted murder
  • Ex-convicts
  • Pardon
  • Italy
Target audience
adult
Label
The broker, John Grisham
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
422 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780385340540
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The broker, John Grisham
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
422 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780385340540
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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