E–book/E–pub The Corners of the Globe by Robert Goddard


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    E–book/E–pub The Corners of the Globe by Robert Goddard Description Spring 1919 James ‘Max’ Maxted former Great War flying ace returns to the trail of murder treachery and half buried secrets he set out on in The Ways of the World He left Paris after avenging the murder of his father Sir Henry Maxted a senior member of the British delegation to the post war peace conference But he was convinced there was – much – to be discovered about what Sir Henry had been trying to accompli

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    E–book/E–pub The Corners of the Globe by Robert Goddard characters Ô eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Robert Goddard Fool me once so the first book was good enough that the surpise at the end about the mystery extending to the next book was acceptable About a third of the way into this next book however I started to wonder about the pacing and meandering strands so I flipped to the end and lo and behold Continued appeared there so not fooling me twice I did not finish it To be fair if this period is a favourite and the politics is of

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    characters Ô eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Robert Goddard Robert Goddard ☆ 8 Summary review The Corners of the Globe The second installment of Robert Goddard’s worldwide trilogy THE CORNERS OF THE GLOBE is a first rate seuel to THE WAYS OF THE WORLD The mai

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    E–book/E–pub The Corners of the Globe by Robert Goddard I was delighted to receive this book via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review I'm a huge fan of Robert Goddard in fact I have a shelf dedicated to his books so I did a little dance of joy around the kitchen when I was approved This was short lasted however as I found the book hard to get into i'm not sure if it was the political nature of the story or the myriad of characters that I found hard to keep up with but this book wasn't e

  5. says: E–book/E–pub The Corners of the Globe by Robert Goddard Robert Goddard ☆ 8 Summary review The Corners of the Globe

    characters Ô eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Robert Goddard Robert Goddard ☆ 8 Summary review The Corners of the Globe A thoroughly enjoyable second part to the story With the end of part 2 I can only be thankful that I also have book 3 on hand to commence reading

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    Robert Goddard ☆ 8 Summary E–book/E–pub The Corners of the Globe by Robert Goddard I read the first part of the three part trilogy and enjoyed it But this second book has too many characters and too many plot lines

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    review The Corners of the Globe E–book/E–pub The Corners of the Globe by Robert Goddard Corners of the Globe is the page turning continuation of Robert Goddard’s Wide World Trilogy We chase James Max Maxted around Northern Europe in the weeks before the post war peace conference Its hard to know who to trust in this thriller Although we want to like Max’s supporting cast of characters its clear that there is than one baddie

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    E–book/E–pub The Corners of the Globe by Robert Goddard There are parts of The Corners of the Globe which are good and parts which trundle along in a very samey sort of way It has several PO

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    Robert Goddard ☆ 8 Summary E–book/E–pub The Corners of the Globe by Robert Goddard Having recently read The Ways of the World by Robert Goddard I was so angry that the book ended mid story I didn’t plan to continue However I received The Corners of the Globe book 2 in the mail and I decided to give it a

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    review The Corners of the Globe E–book/E–pub The Corners of the Globe by Robert Goddard Robert Goddard ☆ 8 Summary I don't mind reading trilogies as long as there is a good reason for spreading a story over three books but I didn't feel that this book was anything than padding Although I will read the final book in due course I hate gi

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The Corners of the Globe

characters Ô eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Robert Goddard

Description Spring 1919 James Max Maxted former Great War flying ace eturns to the trail of murder treachery and half buried secrets he set out on in The Ways of the World He left Paris after avenging the murder of his father Sir
henry maxted a 
Maxted a member of the British delegation to the post war peace conference But he was convinced there was much to be discovered about what Sir Henry had been trying to accomplish And he suspected elusive German spymaster Fritz Lemmer knew the truth of itNow enlisted under false colours in Lemmer s service but with his under false colours in Lemmer s service but with his pledged to British Secret Service Max sets out on his first and possibly last mission for Lemmer It takes him to the far north of Scotland to the Orkney Isles where the German High Seas Fleet has been impounded in Scapa Flow its fate to be decided at the conference table in Paris Max has been sent to Mister X (Frank Quinn, recover a document held aboard one The second installment of Robert Goddard s worldwide trilogy THE CORNERS OF THE GLOBE is a firstate seuel to THE WAYS OF THE WORLD The main character James Maxted better known as Max continues his uest to discredit the idea that his father Sir Henry a British diplomat attached to the English delegation at the Paris Peace Conference in 1919 had committed suicide To avoid Touch of a Scoundrel rehashing the details of the events surrounding the death of Sir Henry the machinations that ensued involving a number of foreign secret services and the impact of events on the peace talks Goddard provides a handy memo written by Henry Appleby a member of the British Secret Service that summarizes events in his missive to C the individual in charge of English intelligence dated 27 April 1919 see pp 31 36 The memo allows thoseeaders who have not Wind River Rancher (Wind River Valley, read TH. Spring 1919 James 'Max' Maxted former Great War flying aceeturns to the trail of murder treachery and half buried secrets he set out on in The Ways of the World He left Paris after avenging the murder of his father Sir Henry Maxted a senior member of the British delegation to the post war peace conference But he was convinced there was much to be discovered about what Sir Henry E WAYS OF THE WORLD to gain somewhat of
an understanding of 
understanding of the story line proceeds as it does though it is a bit confusing at the outsetThe narrative continues as Max arrives crossing over from Scotland and landing at Kirkwall Bay which at the time is overrun by American mine sweepers trying to clear the vast body of water from mines laid during the Great War Max who is now in the service of British intelligence also posing as an agent of the Great War Max who is now in the service of British intelligence also posing as an agent of the spy master Fritz Lemmer who he suspects service of British intelligence also posing as an agent of the German spy master Fritz Lemmer who he suspects Murder Most Finicky responsible for the death of his father is to inspect a German warship that has been interned at Scapa Flow Max s mission is toecover a document the Grey File a coded list that details Lemmer s foreign operatives that are working for German interests in Paris that is held aboard a German ship Once the document is located Max is forced to give up his cover story as death seems to follow his path as he Dragon Actually races south to London with the documentation that would finally destroy LemmerGoddard weaves a number of sub plots into his narrative that seems to coalesce at various times in the book and points to Goddard s skill as a master story teller Max s mother Lady Maxted enlists her brother George Clissold to deal with a law suit that was about to be brought against her by a French socialite who had purchased a series of antiuities from her deceased husband The intricacies associated with the Maxted and Tomura familiesepeatedly make their appearance Next we find Sam Twentyman a colleague of Max s from the war in charge of the British motor pool in Paris trying to avoid being killed by Lemmer s men who believe he knows where Max can be found The oles of Travis Ierton and Schools Morahan whose main business was the exchange of illega. Ad been trying to accomplish And he suspected elusive German spymaster Fritz Lemmer knew the truth of itNow enlisted under false colours in Lemmer's service but with his loyalty pledged to the British Secret Service Max sets out on his first and possibly last mission for Lemmer It takes him to the far north of Scotland to the Orkney Isles where the German High Seas Fleet has been ,
Lly obtained information about the peace negotiations and selling it To The Highest Bidder Is Ever Present Horace Appleby And the highest bidder is ever present Horace Appleby and s uest to disclose to C the identity of spies within British intelligence when they themselves have been accused of being spies by members of the secret committee headed by C that controls intelligence operations from London is extremely important Finally the eader is exposed to the machinations of the Japanese at the peace conference as they try to acuire the former German colony of Shantung from the Chinese The Final Sacrifice (Magic: The Gathering: Greensleeves, role of the Japanese introduces a number of new characters in the story Maruis Saionji the head of the Japanese delegation faces political problems at home as he is perceived as not being tough enough in presenting Japan s position in Paris His deputy Count Masatake Kuroda isecalled to Tokyo and is eplaced by Count Tomura Iwazu a gangster with interests in Korea and
manchuria who epresents 
who The Perfect Marriage representsight wing nationalist faction of the Japanese government Count Tomuro employing his son Nubor A thoroughly enjoyable second part to the story With the end of part 2 I can only be thankful that I also have book 3 on hand to commence eading Corners of the Globe is the page turning continuation of Robert Goddard s Wide World Trilogy We chase James Max Maxted around Northern Europe in the weeks before the post war peace conference Its hard to know who to trust this thriller Although we want to like Max s supporting cast of characters its clear that there than one baddie in the bunch Goddard leaves us hanging at the end waiting for esolution in the next book in the series Having Skitter recentlyead The Ways of the World by Robert Goddard I was so angry that the book ended mid story I didn. Mpounded in Scapa Flow its fate to be decided at the conference table in Paris Max has been sent to The Saving Work recover a document held aboard one of the German ships What that document contains forces him to break cover sooner than he would have wished and to embark on a desperateace south towards London with information that could destroy Lemmer if Max as seems unlikely lives to deliver it.