While on a private quest to kill a vicious Colombian drug lord, Bourne is interrupted by Jalal Essai, a defector from Severus Domna, a secret, international cabal working to influence world events for its own power and financial gain. Bourne has tangled with the Domna before and expects the worst.
Now, Essai proposes a partnership to destroy the Domna. Bourne, who always works alone, is suspicious. Yet, Essai promises accurate intelligence and opens with a gift of information: Domna has targeted Bourne for death. The assignment was given to Boris Karpov, the head of Russia's FSB?2 and a longtime friend and ally of Jason's. They've saved each others' lives on more than one occasion, and Boris is one of the most determined, honorable, justice?hungry men Bourne knows. What is Bourne to do now that he knows a knife is about to be thrust into his back??and the man wielding it is someone he'd trust with his life? .
. 01/06/2011 GRAND CENTRAL PUBLISHING (HACHETTE BOOK GROUP USA)
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