The Debriefing by Robert LittellThe Debriefing by Robert Littell

The Debriefing

byRobert Littell

Paperback | November 25, 2008

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Now back in print?a taut spy thriller from The New York Times bestselling author of The Company

With the publication of his New York Times bestseller The Company, Robert Littell re-established his position among the highest ranks of writers of literary espionage novels. In The Debriefing, long out of print until now, Littell offers another novel of exquisite suspense.

Stone is the head of an elite arm of the Joint Chiefs of Staff?and a master of the psychologically sophisticated art of debriefing. When Oleg Kulakov defects from Russia, handcuffed to a sealed diplomatic pouch, it?s Stone?s job to find out if he?s genuine. As Stone uncovers Kulakov?s darkest secrets, he penetrates Russia itself to learn the chilling truth . . . a truth that tears his own world apart.
Robert Littell was born, raised, and educated in New York. A former Newsweek editor specializing in Soviet affairs, he left journalism in 1970 to write fiction full time. Connoisseurs of the spy novel have elevated Robert Littell to the genre's highest ranks, and Tom Clancy wrote that “if Robert Littell didn’t invent the spy novel, h...
Title:The DebriefingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.5 inPublished:November 25, 2008Publisher:Penguin Publishing GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0143114409

ISBN - 13:9780143114406


Editorial Reviews

? Elegant . . . works like a clock with three sticks of dynamite attached to it.?
?The New York Times

? The Debriefing is beautifully plotted . . . with a clever, ironic twist at the end . . . Littell?s craftsmanship shines through.?
?Chicago Tribune