Missionaries / Phil Klay.

By: Klay, Phil [author.]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Edinburgh : Canongate, 2020Copyright date: ©2020Description: 407 pages ; 24 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781838852320 ; 9781838852313 Subject(s): Foreign correspondents -- Fiction | Special forces (Military science) -- Fiction | Drug traffic -- Fiction | Colombia -- FictionGenre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction). | War stories. DDC classification: 813/.6 Summary: Neither Mason, a US Special Forces medic, nor Lisette, a foreign correspondent, has emerged from America's long wars in Iraq and Afghanistan unscathed. Yet, for them, war still exerts a terrible draw - the noble calling, the camaraderie, the life-and-death stakes. Where else in the world can such a person go? All roads lead to Colombia, where the US has partnered with the local government to stamp out a vicious civil war and keep the predatory narco gangs at bay. Mason is ready for the good war, and Lisette is more than ready to cover it. A novel of extraordinary suspense, Missionaries is an astonishment whose unsparing drama is infused with a rare wisdom about the human heart.
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Neither Mason, a US Special Forces medic, nor Lisette, a foreign correspondent, has emerged from America's long wars in Iraq and Afghanistan unscathed. Yet, for them, war still exerts a terrible draw - the noble calling, the camaraderie, the life-and-death stakes. Where else in the world can such a person go? All roads lead to Colombia, where the US has partnered with the local government to stamp out a vicious civil war and keep the predatory narco gangs at bay. Mason is ready for the good war, and Lisette is more than ready to cover it. A novel of extraordinary suspense, Missionaries is an astonishment whose unsparing drama is infused with a rare wisdom about the human heart.

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