High Dive (Heftet)

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Innbinding: Heftet
Utgivelsesår: 2016
Antall sider: 384
Forlag: Cornerstone
Språk: Engelsk
ISBN/EAN: 9780099592280
Omtale: High Dive
"A meticulous and gripping reimagination of the Brighton bomb". (Observer, Best Novels of 2015). In September 1984, a man calling himself Roy Walsh checked into The Grand Hotel in Brighton and planted a bomb in room 629. The device was primed to explode in twenty-four days, six hours and six minutes, when intelligence had confirmed that Margaret Thatcher and her whole cabinet would be staying in the hotel. Moving between the luxurious hospitality of a British tourist town and the troubled city of Belfast, and told from the perspectives of a young IRA explosives expert, the deputy hotel manager and his teenage daughter, High Dive is an ambitious retelling of one of the most ambitious assassination attempts against the British establishment.

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