Agents of Innocence by David Ignatius
A Novel

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Now back in print: the "superlative spy novel" (New York Times) by the author of the red-hot thriller A Firing Offense.

Agents of Innocence is the book that established David Ignatius's reputation as a master of the novel of contemporary espionage. Into the treacherous world of shifting alliances and arcane subterfuge comes idealistic CIA man Tom Rogers. Ordered to penetrate the PLO and recruit a high-level operative, he soon learns the heavy price of innocence in a time and place that has no use for it.

About David Ignatius

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David Ignatius, a prize-winning columnist for the Washington Post, has been covering the Middle East and the CIA for more than twenty-five years. He lives in Washington, DC.
Published February 14, 2011 by W. W. Norton & Company. 448 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Horror, Action & Adventure, Children's Books. Fiction

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Ignatius, foreign editor of The Washington Post and author of Agents of Influence (1987), returns with another brainy thriller—this one about a grand old CIA man and his bright young protÉgÉs who make mischief for the Soviet Union as they revive nationalist hop...

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A secret relationship between the CIA and Fatah (Arafat's organization within the PLO) is the crux of this fascinating spy story, an insider's look at the Middle East power game by a former diplomatic correspondent for the Wall Street Journal.

Sep 01 1987 | Read Full Review of Agents of Innocence: A Novel

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