By Agatha Christie
A middle-aged diplomat is accosted in an airport living room and his identification stolen! Sir Stafford Nye's trip domestic from Malaya to London takes an unforeseen twist within the passenger living room at Frankfurt -- a tender girl confides in him that somebody is attempting to kill her. but their paths are to move time and again -- and every time the secret lady is brought as a distinct individual. both at domestic in any guise in any society she attracts Sir Stafford right into a online game of political intrigue extra harmful than he may be able to think. In an enviornment the place no-one may be yes of somebody, Nye needs to do conflict with a well-armed, well-financed, well-trained -- and invisible -- enemy!
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