Billion-Dollar Brain by Len DeightonBillion-Dollar Brain by Len Deighton

Billion-Dollar Brain

byLen Deighton

Paperback | January 20, 2015

Pricing and Purchase Info

$10.46 online 
$10.99 list price
Earn 52 plum® points

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

about

The classic spy thriller of lethal computer-age intrigue and a maniac's private cold war, featuring the same anonymous narrator and milieu of The IPCRESS File.The fourth of Deighton's novels to be narrated by the unnamed employee of WOOC(P) is the thrilling story of an anti-communist espionage network owned by a Texan billionaire, General Midwinter, run from a vast computer complex known as the Brain.After having been recruited by Harvey Newbegin, the narrator travels from the bone-freezing winter of Helsinki, Riga and Leningrad, to the stifling heat of Texas, and soon finds himself tangling with enemies on both sides of the Iron Curtain.
Born in London, Len Deighton served in the RAF before graduating from the Royal College of Art (which recently elected him a Senior Fellow). While in New York City working as a magazine illustrator he began writing his first novel, The Ipcress File, which was published in 1962. He is now the author of more than thirty books of fiction ...
Berlin Game
Berlin Game

by Len Deighton

$17.99

In stock online

Available in stores

SS-GB
SS-GB

by Len Deighton

$16.15$17.99

In stock online

Available in stores

Spy Hook
Spy Hook

by Len Deighton

$16.99

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Available in stores

Shop this author
Title:Billion-Dollar BrainFormat:PaperbackDimensions:432 pagesPublished:January 20, 2015Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0586044280

ISBN - 13:9780586044285

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Billion-Dollar Brain

Reviews

Editorial Reviews

'Dazzlingly intelligent and subtle' Sunday Times'Worthy of Raymond Chandler. intelligent. inventive. constantly entertaining' Sunday Telegraph'Such credibility, such accurate line-by-line beaming of a sheer sense of the actual. a glittering, wintry entertainment' The Guardian'Deighton is so far in the front of other writers in the field that they are not even in sight' Sunday Times'Nobody now seriously doubts that Deighton is the most credible of all the spysmiths' The Scotsman