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  • Published: 28 June 2010
  • ISBN: 9780141042763
  • Imprint: Michael Joseph
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 470
  • RRP: $22.99

The Defector




Gabriel Allon took down the world's most dangerous man.
He made just one mistake. Leaving him alive . . .
Spy turned art restorer Gabriel Allon is in Umbria, when shocking news arrives from London. A Russian defector who saved his life has vanished without a trace. British Intelligence suspect he was a double agent, but Allon knows better. Soon he finds himself in a deadly duel of wits with a murderous Russian arms dealer as he bargains for his friend's life.
Criss-crossing Europe at breakneck pace and culminating in a heart-stopping climax in the freezing birch forests of Russia, The Defector is a searing and bloody tale of courage and vengeance . . .

  • Pub date: 28 June 2010
  • ISBN: 9780141042763
  • Imprint: Michael Joseph
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 470
  • RRP: $22.99

About the Author

Daniel Silva

Daniel Silva is the #1 New York Times-bestselling author of The Unlikely Spy, The Mark of the Assassin, The Marching Season, The Kill Artist, The English Assassin, The Confessor, A Death in Vienna, Price of Fire, The Messenger, The Secret Servant, Moscow Rules and The Defector. He is married to NBC News Today correspondent Jamie Gangel. They have two children, Lily and Nicholas. In 2009 Silva was appointed to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Council.

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