The Riddle of the Sands (Classic Crime)

9780141803333: The Riddle of the Sands (Classic Crime)

An audiobook about spies and sunken gold, this tale concerns Carruthers, whose friend suggests they go yachting and duck shooting in the Baltic. On board, his doubts grow when he realizes there is more to the invitation than he had suspected - the fog on the Baltic hides a menacing presence.

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A thriller anticipating Frederick Forsyth and Len Deighton . . . never loses its pace. --Independent on Sunday

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Born in 1870 to Anglo-Irish parents, Robert Erskine Childers worked as a clerk in the House of Commons, resigning his post in 1910 to work for the Irish cause. He joined the Republican army and was one of the many leaders who were arrested and shot in the tragic civil war that followed.

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