By: Jonathan Coe

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9780241966907
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Pages
288
Dimensions
129 x 198mm

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The World's Fair, Belgium, 1958. Freshly arrived is mild-mannered civil servant Thomas Foley, here to ensure the British contribution - a pub called the Britannia - is no national embarrassment. But it is the height of the Cold War and the Fair is a hotbed of paranoia and deceit.

With his superiors fearful of leaked secrets and defections, Thomas is spied on and directed to spy on others. Thrust into a game he barely understands, distracted by a romance which tests his marital and family loyalties to their limit, Thomas gamely tries to do the right thing - if only someone will tell him what that is . . .
ISBN:
9780241966907
Publication Date:
01 / 09 / 2014
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
129 x 198mm

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