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The private life of spies and the exquisite art of getting even Book
Book | Alfred A. Knopf Canada, Toronto : 2023.

  • 5 of 5 Copies Available at Libraries in Niagara Cooperative (Show)
  • 1 of 1 Copy Available at Port Colborne Library
  • 0 current holds with 5 total copies.
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From Alexander McCall Smith comes a new short story collection: half spy-stories, half tales-of-revenge; all highlight the kinder, funnier, gentler sides of espionage and retribution.

  • ISBN: 9781039008175
  • Physical Description: 289 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Toronto : Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2023.
  • General Note:
    "Stories of espionage and revenge" -- Cover.
  • Formatted Contents Note:
    The private life of spies: Nuns and spies (England, 1943) -- Syphax and Omar (Algiers, 1924) -- Ferry timetable (Scotland, 1984) -- Donald and Yevgeni (Shanghai, Moscow, Washington, 1934-1947) -- Filioque ( Rome, 2022) -- The exquisite art of getting even: Sweet vengeance: an introduction -- Vengeance is mine -- A Melbourne story: an introduction -- The principles of soap -- Cavalleria Rusticana: an introduction -- Dignity & decency: an introduction -- One, two, three.

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