- Location(s): Cairo
- Genre(s): Fiction
- Era(s): Contemporary
Ahmed Otared is a Cairene police officer and trained sniper. When the country is invaded and occupied by a force of foreign mercenaries he joins the underground resistance, embarking a new bloodthirsty career.As the violence he encounters and participates...
- 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...
- Location(s): Malaysia (Malaya)
- Genre(s): Biography, Historical
- Era(s): WW2
When the Japanese invaded Malaya during the Second World War, it seemed that John Davis service in the country had come to an end. But nothing could have been further from the truth. Davis switched from the Federated Malay...
- Location(s): New York City (NYC)
- Genre(s): Nonfiction
- Era(s): World War II
From the bestselling author of M, this is the fascinating and lively history of a propaganda campaign like no other: the covert operation to manipulate American public opinion and bring the USA into the Second World War. William Stephenson...
- Location(s): Kashmir
- Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs
- Era(s): 1990s
Rahul Pandita was fourteen years old in 1990 when he was forced to leave his home in Srinagar along with his family, who were Kashmiri Pandits: the Hindu minority within a Muslim majority Kashmir that was becoming increasingly agitated...