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By Roger Pearce

ISBN-10: 1444721852

ISBN-13: 9781444721850

A Groundbreaking new mystery via the previous Commander of exact department. A suspected terrorist is frisked for explosives at the Embankment. Operators do that so skilfully he continues to be thoroughly unaware...In New Scotland backyard a brand new model of supervisor fails to accommodate escalating threats - 'aggressive indecision' is what Detective leader Inspector John Kerr calls it...He discovers that cocaine-fuelled intercourse events in Knightsbridge are pulling in businessmen, Russian diplomats and senior individuals of the British government...When Kerr's investigations are blocked by way of his bosses in Scotland backyard, he comes to a decision to head it on my own and starts to reveal a cover-up that extends to all degrees of the British institution. Agent of the nation is the 1st novel via Roger Pearce, a former designated department officer at New Scotland backyard who rose to develop into its Commander and a key participant in Whitehall's intelligence community. it really is an genuine account of ways the British intelligence companies paintings in any respect degrees and of the hypocrisy of the British institution.

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