The amateur : a novel

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New York : Penguin Books, 2007, c1981.
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252 pages ; 22 cm.
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Dec 21, 2018
A spy thriller classic from the author of The Company Before Robert Littell vaulted onto the bestseller lists with The Company, The Amateur , which has been long out of print, established him as a contemporary master of the espionage thriller. In this sleek and murderous novel, Charlie Heller is an ace cryptographer for the CIA, a quiet man in a quiet back-office job. But when his fiancée is murdered by terrorists and the Agency decides not to pursue her killers, Heller takes matters into his own hands. The fact that he is an amateur makes him all the more dangerous. Mind-blowing in its intelligence, pulse-pounding in its suspense, The Amateur is a stunner.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Littell, R. (20071981). The amateur: a novel. New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Littell, Robert, 1935-. 20071981. The Amateur: A Novel. New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Littell, Robert, 1935-, The Amateur: A Novel. New York: Penguin Books, 20071981.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Littell, Robert. The Amateur: A Novel. New York: Penguin Books, 20071981. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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