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Our Man in Havana

Our Man in Havana

Author(s): Graham Greene

Location(s): Havana

Genre(s): Fiction, Historical

Era(s): 20th Century

Pre revolutionary Havana, where anything can be obtained by means. Greene skewers British Intelligence. James Wormold is a mild-mannered, marginal businessman and vacuum cleaner salesman, is approached by MI6 and is unwillingly recruited as “Our Man in Havana”. As ever with Greene his characters are beautifully crafted.

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A story in which the location plays as important a role as the rest of your words.

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