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The English assassin [electronic resource] / Daniel Silva.

By: Silva, Daniel, 1960-.
Contributor(s): Lee, John.
Material type: materialTypeLabelSoundPublisher: [Santa Ana, Calif.] : Books on Tape, 2002ISBN: 9780739349991 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book); 0739349996 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book).Subject(s): Intelligence officers -- Fiction | Israelis -- Switzerland -- Fiction | Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Fiction | Zurich (Switzerland) -- Fiction | Art thefts -- Fiction | Assassins -- FictionGenre/Form: Suspense fiction. | Audiobooks.Additional physical formats: No titleDDC classification: 823/.914 Online resources: Click here to access title or place hold Read by John Lee.Summary: Israeli art restorer and occasional secret agent Gabriel Allon has a problem. A prominent Swiss banker has called him to Switzerland to restore his Raphael. The problem is that Allon finds the banker dead in front of his Raphael, and he's the prime suspect. After some diplomatic intervention, Allon is freed. However, the banker's daughter, wracked by guilt, tells him that her father's cache of French Impressionist paintings, acquired under dubious circumstances during the Second World War, has been stolen by the murderers. Once Allon knows about the banker's wartime misdeeds, he attracts the attention of a secret Swiss organization dedicated to suppressing knowledge of all such crimes, and he is pursued by a shadowy killer known only as "the Englishman."
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Israeli art restorer and occasional secret agent Gabriel Allon has a problem. A prominent Swiss banker has called him to Switzerland to restore his Raphael. The problem is that Allon finds the banker dead in front of his Raphael, and he's the prime suspect. After some diplomatic intervention, Allon is freed. However, the banker's daughter, wracked by guilt, tells him that her father's cache of French Impressionist paintings, acquired under dubious circumstances during the Second World War, has been stolen by the murderers. Once Allon knows about the banker's wartime misdeeds, he attracts the attention of a secret Swiss organization dedicated to suppressing knowledge of all such crimes, and he is pursued by a shadowy killer known only as "the Englishman."

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