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Harris, Robert: Precipice

The thrilling new novel from the no.1 bestseller Robert Harris

***Pre-order now to secure the special Collector's edition - available only while stock lasts and exclusive to the first print run***

FROM THE SUNDAY TIMES NUMBER ONE BESTSELLING AUTHOR

'A master storyteller'
Observer

Summer 1914. A world on the brink of catastrophe.

In London, 26-year-old Venetia Stanley - aristocratic, clever, bored, reckless - is having a love affair with the Prime Minister, H. H. Asquith, a man more than twice her age. He writes to her obsessively, sharing the most sensitive matters of state.

As Asquith reluctantly leads the country into war with Germany, a young intelligence officer is assigned to investigate a leak of top secret documents - and suddenly what was a sexual intrigue becomes a matter of national security that will alter the course of political history.

Seamlessly weaving fact and fiction in a way that no writer does better, Precipice is the thrilling new novel from Robert Harris.

'The king of the page-turning thriller' i Paper
'Harris's cleverness, judgment and eye for detail are second to none' Sunday Times
'Harris writes with a skill and ingenuity that few other novelists can match' Financial Times
'Harris is a master of historical fiction, a compelling author who brings to life the recent and ancient past' TLS


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Autor Harris, Robert
Verlag Random House UK
Einband Kartonierter Einband (Kt)
Erscheinungsjahr 2024
Seitenangabe 464 S.
Meldetext Noch nicht erschienen, August 2024
Ausgabekennzeichen Englisch
Masse H23.4 cm x B15.3 cm x D4.0 cm 700 g
Coverlag Hutchinson Heinemann (Imprint/Brand)

***Pre-order now to secure the special Collector's edition - available only while stock lasts and exclusive to the first print run***

FROM THE SUNDAY TIMES NUMBER ONE BESTSELLING AUTHOR

'A master storyteller'
Observer

Summer 1914. A world on the brink of catastrophe.

In London, 26-year-old Venetia Stanley - aristocratic, clever, bored, reckless - is having a love affair with the Prime Minister, H. H. Asquith, a man more than twice her age. He writes to her obsessively, sharing the most sensitive matters of state.

As Asquith reluctantly leads the country into war with Germany, a young intelligence officer is assigned to investigate a leak of top secret documents - and suddenly what was a sexual intrigue becomes a matter of national security that will alter the course of political history.

Seamlessly weaving fact and fiction in a way that no writer does better, Precipice is the thrilling new novel from Robert Harris.

'The king of the page-turning thriller' i Paper
'Harris's cleverness, judgment and eye for detail are second to none' Sunday Times
'Harris writes with a skill and ingenuity that few other novelists can match' Financial Times
'Harris is a master of historical fiction, a compelling author who brings to life the recent and ancient past' TLS


Trade Paperback
CHF 30.50
Verfügbarkeit: Am Lager
ISBN: 978-1-5291-5283-8
Verfügbarkeit: Noch nicht erschienen, August 2024

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