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The Riddle of the Sands by Erskine Childers
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Espionage before World War 1. Written in 1903. Nice style, but of course language is old-fashioned.
Lots of tension and mystery when it gets going. If you've ever been sailing, it captures the atmosphere of lonely tidal anchorages perfectly. Prefer the book to the film,

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April 7, 2018 – Shelved

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