Year of publication: 1988
Sequence of author: Jack ryan(№1)
The Cardinal of the Kremlin
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Tom Clancy The Cardinal of the Kremlin FOR COLONEL AND MRS. F. CARTER COBB … Love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds, Or bends with the remover to remove. O, no! it is an ever-fixèd mark That looks on tempests and is never shaken… SONNET 116 WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE The operations of spies, saboteurs and secret agents are generally regarded as outside the scope of national and international law. They are therefore anathema to all accepted standards of conduct. Nevertheless history shows that no nation will shrink from such activities if they further its vital interests. –Field Marshal Viscount Montgomery of Alamein The difference between a good man and a bad one is the choice of cause. –William James Acknowledgments If there was ever a case of casting pearls before swine, it is to be found in the efforts of numerous members of the scientific community who endeavored to explain the theoretical and engineering aspects of strategic defense...