The Resource Once a spy, Keith Thomson, (electronic resource)

Once a spy, Keith Thomson, (electronic resource)

Label
Once a spy
Title
Once a spy
Statement of responsibility
Keith Thomson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drummond Clark was once a spy of legendary proportions. Now Alzheimer's disease has taken its toll, and he's just a confued old man who's wandered away from home, waiting for his son to fetch him. When Charlie Clark takes a break from his latest losing streak at the track to bring Drummond back to his Brooklyn home, they find it blown sky high-and then bullets start flying in every direction. At first, Charlie thinks his Russian "creditors" are employing aggressive collection tactics. But once Drummond effortlessly hot-wires a car as their escape vehicle, Charlie begins to suspect there's much more to his father than meets the eye. He soon discovers that Drummond's unremarkable career as an appliance salesman was actually a clever cover for an elaborate plan to sell would-be terrorists faulty nuclear detonators. Drummon's intricate knowledge of the "device" is extremely dangerous information to have rattling around in an Alzheimer's-addled brain. The CIA wants to "contain" him-and so do some other shady characters who send Charlie and Drummond on a wild chase that gives "father-and-son quality time" a whole new meaning
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomson, Keith
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3620.H745
LC item number
O63 2010eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and sons
  • Alzheimer's disease
Label
Once a spy, Keith Thomson, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=8C2492A2-C6DE-408B-982C-7F391BBAE64E
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780385532662
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)649074098
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1979 KB)
Label
Once a spy, Keith Thomson, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=8C2492A2-C6DE-408B-982C-7F391BBAE64E
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780385532662
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)649074098
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1979 KB)

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