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Westwind

Ian Rankin

Westwind

by Ian Rankin

  • 115 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Random House UK Distribution .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adventure / thriller,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Nonfiction - General,
  • Nonfiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7794001M
    ISBN 100712636269
    ISBN 109780712636261
    OCLC/WorldCa20419898

      Westwind (Book): Rankin, Ian: "In Europe, the Americans are pulling out their troops in a tide of isolationism. Britain, torn between loyalties to America and the continent, is caught in the middle. Across the pond, a space shuttle crashes on landing, killing all but one of the crew on board: A British citizen named Mike Dreyfuss, who will become vilified by the US . In a typical book marketing campaign, Westwind Communications targets book reviewers at magazines, newspapers and electronic media across the United States. Since our contacts in the media are exceptionally good, we have a high success rate with frequent placements.

    Book Westwind Lodge Oakland online. Free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms in this non-smoking motel. The property offers a reception for. Westwind (Book): Rankin, Ian: The Zephyr program is monitoring the progress of Britain's only spy satellite. When Zephyr goes briefly off the air, Martin Hepton's friend Paul Vincent suspects something strange going on at the launch facility where they both work--and then goes missing. Hepton doesn't believe the official line of 'long-term sick leave'.

    Westwind (Book): Rankin, Ian: For the first time in the US, this timeless cat-and-mouse classic from the Edgar Award-winning genius examines political tensions in an era of espionage (Lee Child, bestselling author of the Jack Reacher series). In Europe, the Americans are pulling out their troops in a tide of isolationism. Britain, torn between loyalties to America and the . Westwind (Book): Rankin, Ian: "In Europe, the Americans are pulling out their troops in a tide of isolationism. Britain, torn between loyalties to the United States and the Continent, is caught in the middle. In America, a space shuttle crashes on landing, killing all but one of the crew on board: a British citizen named Mike Dreyfuss, who will become vilified by the US press and protesters.


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Westwind is an interesting tale, and the references to the computer equipment of early days brought back many memories. (I wrote my first computer program inand later bought one of the first IBM PCs.)/5(). Westwind by Ian Rankin was originally published inand after a bit of tweaking by the author, was re-released in Westwind is a standalone thriller, not part of Rankin's 'Inspector Rebus' detective series/5.

Originally published inin a hardback run of just 1, copies, WESTWIND was Ian’s fourth novel. This updated edition, featuring a new cover and introduction from Ian, launches in hardback, ebook and audio on 14 November You can pre-order a copy now from: WATERSTONES – SIGNED COPIES.

The author now sees his ‘lost’ book Westwind as pacey and prescient. Vanessa Thorpe Arts and Media Correspondent. Sun 10 Nov EST. Ian Rankin in the Oxford Bar in Edinburgh in   WESTWIND by Tempe launches her own investigation, which is not so much off the books as against the books.

Heavner isn’t exactly mollified when Tempe, aided by retired police detective Skinny Slidell and a host of experts, puts a name to the dead man.

Author: Ian Rankin. THE CLASSIC LOST THRILLER, AVAILABLE AGAIN FOR THE FIRST TIME IN ALMOST THIRTY YEARS. It Westwind book starts with a small lie. That’s how you stop noticing the bigger Westwind book. After his friend suspects something strange going on at the launch facility where they both work – and then goes missing – Martin Hepton doesn’t believe the official line.

Westwind has a poorly conceived plot, dealing with scientific matter which are very old indeed. Rankin's later work is light years away from this attempt to tell an old story better left to writers such as Lecarré. In respect to Mr.

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Westwind has a poorly conceived plot, dealing with scientific matter which are very old indeed. Rankin's later work is light years away from this attempt to tell an old story better left to writers such as Lecarré.

In respect to Mr. Rankin, I would never recommend this book to anyone!4/5(). WESTWIND PRESS (an imprint of First Steps Publishing) publishing writers for Middle Grade and Young Adult books. Readers from 9 years of age and up enjoy these books. IMPORTANT NOTE: We are often mistaken for West Winds Press in Portland, Oregon, which is part of the Graphic Arts Center Publishing Company.

A search found West Margin Press as the new. A masterclass in cat-and-mouse espionage suspense - and the last lost novel - from the iconic Number One bestseller Ian Rankin Europe, As the US begins to pull out its troops in a tide of isolationism, Britain is torn between its loyalties to the USA and its continental neighbours.

Title: Westwind Format: Hardcover Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: January 7, Publisher: ORION PUBLISHING GROUP Language: English.

Synopsis Author Soaring above the mean streets of Edinburgh to an interstellar conspiracy involving doomed space shuttles and vanished satellites, this early Rankin classic is available for the first time in 25 years. A breathless international thriller very different to the hard-edged Tartan noir of Rebus, Westwind is ripe for rediscovery.4/5(7).

Westwind book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In a small settlement south of Tanarak, a gunman named Westwind wakes in the dark 5/5.

First published inWESTWIND provides readers and longtime fans of Ian Rankin with a look at his writing style prior to his now-legendary series featuring Scottish Detective Inspector John Rebus. In fact, Rankin states that the original copies of the book probably could be found only on the dusty shelves of used bookshops or well-stocked.

First published in and long out of print, this sophomoric thriller from bestseller Rankin (the John Rebus series) opens at a ground tracking station in England, where technician Paul Vincent notices that Zephyr, Britain’s latest spy satellite, has gone : Hachette Audio.

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Our belief in a supportive, empathetic workplace. Westwind has a poorly conceived plot, dealing with scientific matter which are very old indeed. Rankin's later work is light years away from this attempt to tell an old story better left to writers such as Lecarré.

In respect to Mr. Rankin, I /5(). Westwind. By: In the introduction, he says that he wrote the book several decades ago but was inspired to bring it out again since so much of what he talked about in it seemed eerily like much of what seems to be happening today.

Well read, well written, very interesting. Westwinds, Jackson, MI. 2, likes talking about this 11, were here. SHADOW GOD. BUILD THE CHURCH. HEAL THE WORLD. Welcome to Westwinds Community Church/5(). Westwind (Book): Rankin, Ian: "In Europe, the Americans are pulling out their troops in a tide of isolationism.

Britain, torn between loyalties to America and the continent, is caught in the middle. Across the pond, a space shuttle crashes on landing, killing all but one of the crew on board: A British citizen named Mike Dreyfuss, who will become vilified by the US press and protesters.Get this from a library!

Westwind. [Ian Rankin] -- It always starts with a small lie. That's how you stop noticing the bigger ones. After his friend suspects something strange going on at the launch facility where they both work - and then goes.Westwind has a poorly conceived plot, dealing with scientific matter which are very old indeed.

Mr. Rankin's later work is light years away from this attempt to tell an old story better left to writers such as Lecarré. In respect to Mr. Rankin, I would never recommend this book to anyone!/5().