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Praise for Robert Ludlum and The Chancellor Manuscript
“[The Chancellor Manuscript] exerts a riveting appeal, as it seems to justify our worst nightmares of what really goes on in the so-called intelligence community in Washington.”—The New York Times Book Review
“Ludlum stuffs more surprises into his novels than any other six-pack of thriller writers combined.”—The New York Times
“Powerhouse momentum . . . as shrill as the siren on the prowl car.”—Kirkus Reviews
“A complex scenario of inventive double-crossing.”—Chicago Sun-Times
DID J. EDGAR DIE A NATURAL DEATH? . . . OR WAS HE MURDERED?
Inver Brass--a group of high-minded and high-placed intellectuals who see a monstrous threat to the country in Hoover's unethical use of his scandal-ridden private files. They decide to do away with him--quietly, efficiently, with no hint of impropriety. Until best-selling thriller writer Peter Chancellor stumbles onto information that makes his precious books like harmless fairy tales. Now Chancellor and Inver Brass are on a deadly collision course, spiraling across the globe in an ever-widening arc of violence and terror. Hurtling toward a showdown that will rip Washington's intelligence community apart--leaving only one damning document to survive . . .
"Exerts a riveting appeal, as it seems to justify our worst nightmares of what really goes on in the so-called intelligence community in Washington."--The New York Times Book ReviewSee all Editorial Reviews
In typical fashion, Ludlum keeps the reader turning pages and holding breath for the next plot twist. Another winner.Published 3 days ago by Chris Woods
Heavy reading with a complicated plot. I read and enjoyed other books by this author over the years but not this one. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Robert Francis
I had read this when it was first published and always thought it was one of Ludlum's best. I was disappointed in this Kindle version because of the misspellings and other mistakes... Read morePublished 6 months ago by James Cook
First, the Kindle version is replete with errors. It appears to have been assembled by poor quality character recognition software and was never proofread afterward. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Walsh