Bear Any Burden by Ellis M. Goodman

By Ellis M. Goodman

In 1983: the chilly struggle is at its top. Sir Alex Campbell, head of a global beverages corporation is on a business journey to Poland, a rustic in the middle of political turmoil. a brand new "Solidarity" circulate is emerging at the streets, and the Communist govt is cracking down mercilessly. Alex Campbell has an extra challenge, a "litttle activity" for the British mystery Intelligence providers. he'll bring an airline bag containing funds and passports to a British agent who's to aid the world-renowned nuclear scientist, Dr. Erik Keller, get away around the Iron Curtain to the West.

Alex meets the attractive Anna Kaluza, the British agent, whose lifestyles, like his and that of Erik Keller, were impacted without end by means of her global battle II reports. He is of the same opinion to aid her entire her project.

What starts as one of the regimen "little jobs" Alex has performed for the SIS, speedy becomes an more and more risky video games of cat-and-mouse, regarding homicide, bribery, and overseas politics. His involvement in Dr. Keller's defection turns into a trip into his personal earlier, as Alex has to stand his family's background and, eventually, his personal self. confronted with the threat of oppression, he has to invite himself one questions: What do you do? Do you switch and run? Or do you "pay any expense and endure any burden" for liberty and freedom?

"Bear any Burden" is a gripping page-turner, jam-packed with twists and turns and surprises as a lot a secret agent tale as an epic relatives saga, spanning a long time and continents, from nineteenth Century Poland the entire technique to the peak of the chilly battle. A richly advanced mystery within the culture of Graham Greene and John le Carre, posing pressing and undying questions of family members, loyalty and liberty.

"A gripping, relocating, and dramatic tale that holds the eye from first web page to final. This, Ellis Goodman's first novel, is a masterly paintings of detection and espionage that merits the widest readership."

Sir Martin Gilbert -- London
Winston Churchill's respectable Biographer and writer of eighty books

"Reminiscent of the easiest of John le Carre and Herman Wouk, endure Any Burden is a compelling tale of intrigue, espionage and utter perseverance. Ellis M. Goodman creates a superb, lucrative trip for any reader searching for a unique that they're reluctant to place down."

Stephen Eith -- Los Angeles
Prouducer -- Capeman, Picasso at Lapin Agile

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