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By Stuart Woods

Stone Barrington returns within the lovely new mystery by way of the New York Times­–bestselling author.

Stone Barrington is again in new york and happy to obtain an unforeseen stopover at from his good friend and someday lover Holly Barker, now an assistant director on the CIA. For her half, Holly is blissful to depart the staid, respectable environs of the capital for the eating and surroundings of recent York, yet her sojourn isn’t just for excitement. An explosive incident calls for her speedy attention—and Stone’s investigative expertise.

yet what before everything seems to be a straight forward case quickly turns into more and more complex—and risky. For within the secretive international of presidency intelligence, nationwide pursuits all too frequently clash with energy grabs and turf wars, and severe wealth permits even the main pursued opponents to slide in the course of the cracks. As Stone and Holly persist with the path from London’s posh embassy district to Manhattan’s higher East aspect, they examine simply how good the main crafty plans might be disguised . . . and the way a ways a few humans will visit wreak vengeance.

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Hans,” said Hungertobel, “I don’t understand you.

For a moment the old man thought that he had had enough vodka, but finally he, too, drank. The room spun around for a moment, Gulliver re­ minded him of a giant bat. Then the room stood still again, only it was a little bit crooked. But that he could take in his stride. “ You knew Nehle,” said Barlach. The giant replied, “ I had dealings with him occa­ sionally,” and occupied himself with his vodka. Then he started to talk, but now no longer in his former cold, clear voice, but in a strangely singing tone, which became more marked when what he said was ironic or sarcastic, but which was sometimes nevertheless soft and tempered.

I have in the course of my travels through the vari­ ous camps taken a close look at the torturers, and I know the types. Nehle was quite outstanding in his field. He did not participate in the brutalities of the others. I must ad­ mit that he helped the prisoners as much as this was pos­ sible—and as far as help could have a purpose in a camp the only purpose of which was extermination. He was terrifying in a different sense than the other doctors, Commissar. His experiments were not outstanding for their heightened torture.

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