Gatekeeper

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Publisher:
Simon & Schuster,
Pub. Date:
[1998]
Language:
English
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The author of the spine-tingling thrillers "Days of Drums" and "Last Rights" has written his most complex tale yet, that of an innocent caught in the vortex of international political intrigue. Powered by characters whose ambition and cunning make them intolerant of any threat to their conspiracies, "Gatekeeper" also features a labyrinthine stage -- from the chambers of the American embassy in Paris and the North African ghetto of Marseilles to the glittering avenues and back alleys of New York City. Hollis Fremont has recently arrived in Paris to begin her job as a "visa slave" at the American consulate. Her return to the City of Light forces her to revisit tragedy: the mysterious assassination of her parents by a sniper's bullets fifteen years earlier. Hollis, an unprepossessingly beautiful young woman, soon attracts the notice of Paul McGann, deputy chief of mission, whose ardent attention to Hollis is matched by his violent temper and calculating treatment of anyone who crosses his path. Hollis's involvement with McGann will accidentally reveal to her the elaborate and clandestine paragovernmental alliances colluding to create a n
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subject_facetAssassins -- Fiction
Conspiracies -- Fiction
Conspiracy -- Fiction
Diplomatic and consular service -- Fiction
Fiction
New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction
Paris (France) -- Fiction
Political crimes and offenses -- Fiction
Presidents -- Election -- Fiction
title_displayGatekeeper
title_fullGatekeeper / Philip Shelby
Gatekeeper [electronic resource] / Philip Shelby
title_shortGatekeeper
topic_facetAssassins
Conspiracies
Conspiracy
Diplomatic and consular service
Election
Political crimes and offenses
Presidents