An Officer and a Spy PDF Ü An Officer Epub / and a officer mobile, An Officer book, and a book, An Officer and a SpyOfficer and a free, An Officer and a Spy PDFThey lied to protect their country and a Epub Ù He told the truth to save it A gripping historical thriller from the bestselling author of FATHERLANDJanuaryOn a freezing morning in the heart of Paris, an army officer, Georges Picquart, witnesses a convicted spy, Captain Alfred Dreyfus, being publicly humiliated in front of twenty thousand spectators baying Death to the Jew The officer is rewarded with promotion Picquart is made the French army s youngest colonel and put in command of the Statistical Section the shadowy intelligence unit that tracked down DreyfusThe spy, meanwhile, An Officer Epub / is given a punishment of medieval cruelty Dreyfus is shipped off to a lifetime of solitary confinement on Devil s Island unable to speak to anyone, not even his guards, his case seems closed foreverBut gradually Picquart comes to believe there is something rotten at the heart of the Statistical Section When he discovers another German spy operating on French soil, his superiors are oddly reluctant to pursue it Despite official warnings, Picquart persists, and soon the officer and the spy are in the same predicamentNarrated by Picquart, An Officer and a Spy is a compelling recreation of a scandal that became the most famous miscarriage of justice in history Compelling, too, are the echoes for our modern world an intelligence agency gone rogue, justice corrupted in the name of national security, a newspaper Latest Updated IGNOU Courses List with Fee Structure witch hunt of a persecuted minority, and the age old instinct of those in power to cover up their crimes.
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