By Len Deighton
The vintage mystery of a deadly machine age and a maniac's inner most chilly war…
General Midwinter loves his nation, and hates communism. In a bid to destabilize the Soviet strength bloc he's operating his personal intelligence corporation, whose “brain” is the world's greatest supercomputer.
With his prior coming again to hang-out him, the unnamed agent of The Ipcress File is shipped to Finland to penetrate Midwinter's secret agent telephone. yet then a perilous virus is stolen, and our hero needs to cease it from falling into the arms of either the Russians and the billionaire madman.
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