Code to zero by Ken Follett.

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A thriller? A spy story?

I have become familiar with Follet’s writings and my objective was to figure out which tricks he would play on the reader to get his hero out of the mess , a real shit hole ( excuse my French), he plunged him into. 

It took me a few pages to find out how the novel was layered, weaving together temporal , historical and political elements along with fictional secret agents … double agents … the all lot ( from the CIA to the FBI) , knowing from the beginning that the rocket would be launched!

In  a nutshell,  this novel is not one of my favorites. 

Next on the list: On wings of Eagles.