The Talbot Odyssey

Mass Market Paperback | July 1, 1991

byNelson Demille

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IT STARTED AS A SIMPLE SPY HUNT.

IT BECAME A DESPERATE BATTLE TO SAVE THE WEST.

For forty years Western intelligence agents have known a terrible secret: the Russians have a mole -- code-named Talbot -- inside the CIA. At first Talbot is suspected of killing European agents. Then a street-smart ex-cop uncovers a storm of espionage and murder on the streets of New York, while in a Long Island suburb a civic demonstration against the Russian mission masks a desperate duel of nerves and wits.

Engineered by Talbot, a shadow world of suspicion and deceit is spilling onto the streets -- leading to a new Soviet weapon and a first-strike war plan threatening the foundations of American government.

For the U.S., time is running out. For Talbot, the time is now.

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If the American government topples today, it will be a good day for Talbot. He is a mole, planted by the Russians in the CIA for 40 years — and known to American intelligence. In The Talbot Odyssey, best-selling political thriller author Nelson DeMille paints a fierce portrait of espionage and suspense, sex and death as the Soviets pre...

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IT STARTED AS A SIMPLE SPY HUNT.IT BECAME A DESPERATE BATTLE TO SAVE THE WEST.For forty years Western intelligence agents have known a terrible secret: the Russians have a mole -- code-named Talbot -- inside the CIA. At first Talbot is suspected of killing European agents. Then a street-smart ex-cop uncovers a storm of espionage and mu...

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IT STARTED AS A SIMPLE SPY HUNT.IT BECAME A DESPERATE BATTLE TO SAVE THE WEST.For forty years Western intelligence agents have known a terrible secret: the Russians have a mole -- code-named Talbot -- inside the CIA. At first Talbot is suspected of killing European agents. Then a street-smart ex-cop uncovers a storm of espionage and mu...

Nelson DeMille is a former U.S. Army lieutenant who served in Vietnam and is the author of nineteen acclaimed novels, including the #1 New York Times bestsellers Night Fall, Plum Island, The Gate House, The Lion, The Panther and Radiant Angel. His other New York Times bestsellers include The Charm School, Word of Honor, The Gold Coast...

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Format:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:544 pages, 6.75 × 4.12 × 1.12 inPublished:July 1, 1991Publisher:Grand Central PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0446358584

ISBN - 13:9780446358583

Appropriate for ages: 13 - 13

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If the American government topples today, it will be a good day for Talbot. He is a mole, planted by the Russians in the CIA for 40 years — and known to American intelligence. In The Talbot Odyssey, best-selling political thriller author Nelson DeMille paints a fierce portrait of espionage and suspense, sex and death as the Soviets prepare to unleash a terrifying new weapon — and one sassy ex-cop burrows deeper into the mole’s top secrets to attempt to halt a full-scale war. 

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"HARD TO PUT DOWN...LOADED WITH SPIES, SEX, SUSPENSE, AND ENOUGH SHOOTING TO MAKE THE GOINGS-ON AT THE O.K. CORRAL LOOK LIKE A WATER-PISTOL FIGHT". -- Newsday