The Last Thing He Wanted

The Last Thing He Wanted

Book - 1997
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In 1963 Elena McMahon walks off the presidential campaign she has been covering for a major newspaper to do a favor for her father. Elena's father does deals. And it is while acting as his agent in one such deal--a deal that shortly goes spectacularly wrong--that she finds herself on an island where tourism has been superseded by arms dealing, covert action and assassination.
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1997, ©1996
Edition: 1st Vintage International ed
ISBN: 9780679752851
Branch Call Number: Fiction Did
Characteristics: 227 pages ; 21 cm


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Apr 11, 2016

The catalog description of the book incorrectly refers to a study bible.

WVMLStaffPicks Dec 07, 2014

A menacing tale of a woman who, estranged from her wealthy and influential husband, returns to her job as a reporter for the Washington Post. She innocently becomes entangled in arms dealing, covert operations and attempted assassinations while carrying out her dying father's last wish.


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