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CENTENARY EDITION WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY JAMES WOOD

Scobie, a police officer serving in a war-time West African state, is distrusted, being scrupulously honest and immune to bribery. But then he falls in love, and in doing so he is forced to betray everything he believes in, with drastic and tragic consequences.

Reviews

Greene was a master of characterisation and this book is no exception

chosen for The Hit List by Camden Lock Books, Independent on Sunday

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  • Paperback

    9780099478423

    January 3, 2005

    Vintage Classics

    288 pages

    RRP $14.99

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  • EBook

    9781407086620

    January 4, 2011

    Vintage Digital

    288 pages

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