Robert Ludlum's the Paris Option

Robert Ludlum's the Paris Option

Paperback - 2003
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For thirty years, Robert Ludlum's novels have set the standard for the finest in international intrigue and suspense. With an unbroken string of bestsellers in almost every country in the world, his books have been enjoyed by hundreds of millions of readers and are widely acknowledged as classics in the field. Now, after the bestselling Covert-One novels The Hades Factor and The Cassandra Compact , comes the third thrilling novel in the series.

A fiery explosion in the dark of night shatters one of the laboratory buildings in Paris's esteemed Pasteur Institute. Among the dead is Emile Chambord, one of the leaders in the global race to create a molecular or DNA computer. Unfortunately, Professor Chambord kept the details of his work secret, and his notes were apparently destroyed in either the bomb blast or the raging fire that followed. Under the cover of visiting his friend Marty Zellerbach, who was severely injured when the Pasteur lab was destroyed, Covert-One agent Jon Smith flies to Paris to search for the connection between the Pasteur explosion and the forces now wielding the computer. Following a trail that leads him across two continents, Smith uncovers a web of deception that threatens to wreck havoc and forever reshape the world.
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2003, c2002.
Edition: St. Martin's pbk. edition
ISBN: 9780312982614
Characteristics: 503 pages ;,18 cm.
Additional Contributors: Lynds, Gayle
Alternative Title: Paris option


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Jun 29, 2015

I love Robert Ludlum's work. He's one of the few authors I consistently give 5 stars to. This book, however, is not even a good facsimile of one of Ludlum's

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