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A Front of Brass

Fred M. White

Publisher: Good Press

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Summary

In Fred M. White's compelling novel, 'A Front of Brass,' the reader is taken on a gripping journey through the world of espionage and political intrigue. Set in early 20th century Europe, the book's intricate plot and vivid descriptions immerse the reader in a world on the brink of war. White's writing style is characterized by its attention to detail and ability to create tension and suspense, keeping the reader engaged until the very end. The novel's exploration of themes such as loyalty, betrayal, and the consequences of one's actions adds depth and complexity to the story, making it a must-read for fans of historical fiction. Fred M. White's extensive knowledge of European history and his background in journalism undoubtedly influenced the writing of 'A Front of Brass,' adding authenticity and depth to the narrative. This book is recommended for readers who enjoy fast-paced thrillers with a historical twist, as well as those interested in the complex web of political relationships in pre-World War I Europe.
Available since: 11/09/2021.
Print length: 129 pages.

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