Treason's Spring by RobertWilton Online

Treason's Spring
Title : Treason's Spring
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ISBN : 9781782391951
Language : English
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 404

1792: the blood begins to drip from the guillotine. The French Revolution is entering its most violent phase, and threatens all Europe with chaos. In the age of the mob, no individual is safe.The spies of England, France and Prussia are fighting their own war for survival and supremacy. Somewhere in Paris is a hidden trove of secrets that will reveal the treacheries of a w1792: the blood begins to drip from the guillotine. The French Revolution is entering its most violent phase, and threatens all Europe with chaos. In the age of the mob, no individual is safe.The spies of England, France and Prussia are fighting their own war for survival and supremacy. Somewhere in Paris is a hidden trove of secrets that will reveal the treacheries of a whole continent.At the height of the madness a stranger arrives in Paris, to meet a man who has disappeared. Unknown and untrusted, he finds himself the centre of all conspiracy. When the world is changing forever, what must one man become to survive?Treason's Spring is a thrilling and meticulous panorama of Paris in the Revolution, the first of a trilogy of books whose revelations transform our understanding of an era.


Treason's Spring Reviews

  • Kate

    One of those rare occasions when I wish I could give 10 instead of 5 stars. Ingenious and engrossing. Hugely accomplished. Robert Wilton is such a clever writer.

  • Elaine Tomasso

    I would like to thank Netgalley and Atlantic Books for an advance copy of Treason's Spring, the fourth novel from the Archives of the Comptrollerate-General for Scrutiny and Survey.In 1792 Edinburgh merchant Keith Kinnaird arrives in Paris as the behest of his friend and sometime trading partner, Henry Greene, only to find that Greene has disappeared and no one seems to know where he is. As Kinnaird starts to search for him he soon finds himself in trouble as the revolution is in full swing, nob [...]

  • Elizabeth

    With the same pace I loved in the author's 'Spider of Sarajevo', the atmospherics of 'Traitor's Field' and the intimate details of history that bring the past to life in all the books in this series, together with the building menace of the time that 'Poldark' only told the half of, I relished this story.