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CHILDERS, E.: Riddle of the Sands (The) (Abridged)

    

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CHILDERS, E.: Riddle of the Sands (The) (Abridged)

Carruthers is rescued from a hot summer at a deserted Foreign Office in London, by an out-of-the-blue invitation to join an acquaintance, Davis, on his yacht in the Baltic. He arrives to find not only that he comprises the whole crew, but also that Davies needs his help in a spying mission with enourmous stakes. The Riddle of the Sands, with its early warnings of the dangers of a German invasion by sea, created a sensation when it appeared in 1990. It is the forerunner of the spy novels of John Le Carré and Graham Greene, and its detail and dry humour have made it a classic for sailors as well as for thriller addicts.



Disc 1

  The Riddle of the Sands
1.   An Invitation To A Cruise 00:12:33
2.   On Board The Dulcibella 00:10:13
3.   Sailing In The Baltic 00:04:45
4.   Schiffer Bartels 00:09:22
5.   Herr Dollman 00:04:41
6.   The Dulcibella - Stranded 00:10:46
7.   Revelations About Herr Dollman 00:08:04
8.   Through The Canal 00:08:35
9.   A Night - Time Visitor 00:07:30


Disc 2

  The Riddle of the Sands
1.   Commander von Bruning 00:09:56
2.   Memmert 00:07:05
3.   Fraulein Dollmann 00:10:55
4.   A Journey In The Fog 00:06:08
5.   Finesse At A Dinner Party 00:08:41
6.   A Temporary Farewell 00:06:54
7.   Carruthers Plays The Spy 00:09:11
8.   A Rehearsal Thwarted 00:08:25
9.   Dollmann Unmasked 00:09:00
10.   Epilogue 00:00:35

Total Playing Time: 02:33:19






Author(s):
Childers, Erskine

Reader(s):
Kerrigan, Dermot

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Classic Fiction

Catalogue No: NA238512

Barcode: 9789626343852

Physical Release: 08/2006

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