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The Shakeout

(1975)
(The first book in the Piers Roper series)
A novel by

 
 
Roper is an industrial spy - a brutally ambitious and effective infiltrator, working for a man known only as "Palmer". He takes on a rival spy network to manipulate a major takeover. But he finds more than he bargained for among the bitter politics and infighting. And all his plans are threatened when one his chosen pawns, a beautiful and clever woman named Ann, break down his defences and he falls in love.

Genre: Mystery

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Used availability for Ken Follett's The Shakeout

Hardback Editions

November 1990 : USA Hardback

Title: The Shakeout
Author(s): Ken Follett
ISBN: 0-922890-35-8 / 978-0-922890-35-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Armchair Detective Library
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July 1990 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Shakeout
Author(s): Ken Follett
ISBN: 0-922890-33-1 / 978-0-922890-33-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Armchair Detective Library
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June 1975 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Shakeout
Author(s): Ken Follett
ISBN: 0-904507-03-3 / 978-0-904507-03-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harwood-Smart Publishing
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Paperback Editions

October 1982 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Shakeout (Coronet Books)
Author(s): Ken Follett
ISBN: 0-340-21018-4 / 978-0-340-21018-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
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