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Waiting for Orders

(1991)
(The Story So Far)
A collection of stories by

 
 
WAITING FOR ORDERS is a collection of the author's shorter works, written in 1929-1940 as Ambler, already a successful suspense novelist, waited for his call to military duty.

Included in WAITING FOR ORDERS are "The Army of Shadows," his earliest published short story; "The Intrusions of Dr. Czissar," a collection of detective stories; and "The Blood Bargain," a short story that the author abandoned and then came back to in 1970.

"Quite simply the best." (The New Yorker)

Genre: Mystery    Get it on Google Play

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Hardback Editions

November 1993 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Story So Far: Memories and Other Fictions
Author(s): Eric Ambler
ISBN: 0-297-84048-7 / 978-0-297-84048-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
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March 1991 : USA Hardback
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Title: Waiting for Orders
Author(s): Eric Ambler
ISBN: 0-89296-457-X / 978-0-89296-457-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Mysterious Press
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1601 : USA Hardback
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Title: Waiting for Orders
Author(s): Eric Ambler
ISBN: 0-89296-241-0 / 978-0-89296-241-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Mysterious Press
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Paperback Editions

March 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: Waiting for Orders
Author(s): Eric Ambler
ISBN: 1-911295-93-4 / 978-1-911295-93-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ipso Books
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February 1992 : USA Paperback

Title: Waiting for Orders
Author(s): Eric Ambler
ISBN: 0-446-40093-9 / 978-0-446-40093-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Mysterious Pr
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Audio Editions

January 2017 : MP3 CD
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Title: Waiting for Orders
Author(s): Eric Ambler
ISBN: 1-5366-4769-1 / 978-1-5366-4769-3
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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April 2013 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Waiting for Orders
Author(s): Eric Ambler
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon   


April 2013 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Waiting for Orders
Author(s): Eric Ambler
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK   


August 1991 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: Waiting For Orders
Author(s): Eric Ambler
ISBN: 0-7366-2033-8 / 978-0-7366-2033-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape, Inc.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

September 2016 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Waiting for Orders
Author(s): Eric Ambler
Publisher: Ipso Books
Availability: Amazon UK   


December 2012 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Waiting for Orders
Author(s): Eric Ambler
Publisher: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA