HOUDINI UNBOUND: Espionage in Russia
It’s 1903; America is besieged by a rapacious Russia and a power-mad Germany. President Theodore Roosevelt has just learned that the Russians have stolen the U.S. diplomatic code, and that the Germans have a nest of spies in the Russian royal court. Into this maelstrom steps the young and innocent Harry Houdini. His brilliant illusions have convinced Nicholas and Alexandra...more
Once I started this book, I could not put it down! The twists and turns, the fascinating stories of magic, the illumination of this period in Russian history and Houdini's life all combined to make for a really great story. Made me want to know more! Thanks David!