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Eric Ambler

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Published by Continuum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ambler, Eric, 1909- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Spy stories, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Espionage in literature.,
  • Spies in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter Lewis.
    SeriesLiterature and life.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6001.M48 Z76 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination216 p. ;
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2211417M
    ISBN 100826404448
    LC Control Number89034147

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This English author and screenwriter penned award-winning thrillers. Widely credited with reviving and improving upon the thriller genre, Eric Ambler () is the author of many suspense, action, and adventure books, including A Coffin for Dimitrios and The Light of Day.

In a career spanning over sixty years, Eric Ambler wrote nineteen novels and was awarded the Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger Award for Passage of Arms in He was married to Joan Harrison, who wrote or co-wrote many of Alfred Hitchcock's screenplays - in fact Hitchcock organized their wedding.

Eric Ambler died in London in October Journey into Fear is a spy thriller novel by Eric Ambler. Film adaptations were released in and Plot summary. The first part of the novel focuses on Colonel Haki, the The book came to be regarded as a classic among spy thrillers.

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Oct 24,  · Eric Ambler, whose name is synonymous with novels of suspense, action, adventure and intrigue in foreign lands and whose books became models for generations of. Ambler was the first writer to use the spy novel as a vehicle for left-of-centre sympathies, but he was not remotely po-faced about it: in this novel, the obligatory nice Lefty admits that he only 4/5.

Eric Ambler Thomas Jones (Introducer) Kenton's career as a journalist depends on his facility with languages, his knowledge of European politics and his quick judgement. Where his judgement sometimes fails him, however, is in his personal life. The Dark Frontier: A Spy Thriller (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard) by Eric Ambler | 11 December out of 5 stars Eric Ambler, Writer: A Night to Remember.

Eric Ambler was born on June 28, in London, England as Eric Clifford Ambler. He was a writer and producer, known for A Night to Remember (), The Purple Plain () and The Cruel Sea (). He was married to Joan Harrison and Louise Smith Crombie. He died on October 22, in naba-hairstreak.comtion: Writer, Producer, Actor.

Jun 18,  · Jake Kerridge champions Eric Ambler's probing art. Ambler, whose early books have just been reissued to mark the centenary of his birth on June 28, began to.

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Eric Ambler, who has been called the "inventor of modern spy fiction," visits once again the volatile Middle East in this thriller. This is an Exceptionally Fine copy of the First Edition (stated First Printing), which has been SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page.

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Beginning inhe wrote a series of novels that introduced ordinary protagonists thrust into political intrigues they were ill prepared to deal with. These novels were touted for their realism, and Ambler established himself as a thriller writer of depth and originality.

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