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(x)John Buchan
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He began by saying very much what Dr. Greenslade had said the night before. A large part of the world had gone mad, and that involved the growth of inexplicable and unpredictable crime. All the old sanctities had become weakened, and men had grown too well accustomed to death and pain. This meant that the criminal had far greater resources at his command, and, if he were an able man, could mobilise a vast amount of utter recklessness and depraved ingenuity. The moral imbecile, he said, had been more or less
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Lombard had come out to East Africa as secretary to a Government Commission, a Commission which he very soon manipulated as he pleased. I met him there when I was sent up on a prospecting job. He was very young then, not more than twenty-five, and he was in his first years at the Bar. He had been at one of the lesser public schools and at Cambridge, had been a good scholar, and was as full as he could hold of books. I remembered our first meeting in a cold camp on the Uasin Gishu plateau, when he quoted and
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Near the same tree two more bundles of acute angles sat with their legs drawn up. One, with his chin propped on his knees, stared at nothing, in an intolerable and appalling manner: his brother phantom rested its forehead, as if overcome with a great weariness; and all about others were scattered in every pose of contorted collapse, as in some picture of a massacre or a pestilence. While I stood horror-struck, one of these creatures rose to his hands and knees, and went off on all-fours towards the river t
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I will tell you a tale, he said. It happened many years ago in Senegal. I was quartered in a remote station, and to pass the time used to go fishing for big barbel in the river. A little Arab mare used to carry my luncheon basket one of the salted dun breed you got at Timbuctoo in the old days. Well, one morning I had good sport, and the mare was unaccountably restless. I could hear her whinnying and squealing and stamping her feet, and I kept soothing her with my voice while my mind was intent on fish. I c
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'Wha called ye partan-face, my bonny man?' Then, clutching his lantern, he ran for dear life, while Archie and I raced at his heels. As I turned I had a glimpse of a huge figure, knife in hand, bounding towards us. Though I only saw it in the turn of a head, the face stamped itself indelibly upon my mind. It was black, black as ebony, but it was different from the ordinary negro. There were no thick lips and flat nostrils; rather, if I could trust my eyes, the nose was high-bridged, and the lines of the mou
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'You believe me,' I said gratefully. 'Of course I do,' and he held out his hand. 'I believe everything out of the common. The only thing to distrust is the normal.' He was very young, but he was the man for my money. 'I think they're off my track for the moment, but I must lie close for a couple of days. Can you take me in?' He caught my elbow in his eagerness and drew me towards the house. 'You can lie as snug here as if you were in a moss-hole. I'll see that nobody blabs, either. And you'll give me some m
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Hannay'in kilere kapatıldığı ve dolapta patlayıcı bulduğu bölüm çok heyecanlıydı. Max, 10 Dairemi ölü bir adamla paylaşmak can sıkıcı olacaktı ama yapacak başka bir şey de yoktu. Richard Hannay, Londra'daki hayatından sıkılmaya başladığı sırada korkunç bir cinayete tanık oluyor ve kendini zekice hazırlanmış korkutucu bir entrikanın ortasında buluyor. Ülkesini felaketten kurtarmak için aradığı kanıtı bulabilecek mi? Hannay, İskoçya'nın ıssız kırlarında gizlenirken onu sonsuza dek susturmaya çalışan çetenin e
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Richard Hannay, Londra´daki evine giderken canının çok sıkıldığını hissediyordu. İngiltere´de heyecan verici hiçbir şeyin olmadığını düşünüyordu. Belki de Afrika´ya geri dönecekti; ama o gece evine Scudder adında biri geldi ve ona çok ilginç bir hikaye anlattı. Bir hafta sonra da Hannay kendini İskoçya´daki bir çayırda aç, yorgun ve tükenmiş yatarken buldu. Tepesinde bir uçak uçuyordu. Hannay o uçağın kendisini görmemesi ve Scudder´ın siyah defterinin hala cebinde olması için dua ediyordu. Scudder´ın bahse
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I snapped the switch, but there was nobody there. Then I saw something in the far corner which made me drop my cigar and fall into a cold sweat. When Richard Hannay is warned of an assassination plot that has the potential to take Britain into a war, and then a few days later discovers the murdered body of the American that warned him in his flat, he becomes a prime suspect. He flees to the moors of Scotland and a spirited chase begins as he is pursued by the police and the German spies involved with steal
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Adventurer Richard Hannay, just returned from South Africa, is thoroughly bored with London life-until he is accosted by a mysterious American, who warns him of an assassination plot that could completely destabalise the fragile political balance of Europe. Initially sceptical, Hannay nonetheless harbours the man-but one dayreturns home to find him murdered... An obvious suspect, Hannay flees to his native Scotland, pursued by both the police and a cunning, ruthless enemy. His life and the security of Brita
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Uzun süre Afrika'da yaşamış olan Richard Hannay, İngiltere'ye döndüğünde kendini tüm Avrupa'yı savaşa sürükleyecek sansasyonel bir komplonun içinde bulur. Dairesinde bir cesetle karşılaşan Hannay''n, hem komplocuların hem de ülkenin polis kuvvetlerinin dikkatini çekmesiyle hikâye nefes kesici bir takibe dönüşür. Birinci Dünya Savaşı'nın başlamasından hemen önceki yaz aylarında geçen Otuz Dokuz Basamak, şimdiye kadar yazılmış en iyi ve en başarılı gerilim ve casusluk hikâyelerinden biri kabul edilmektedir.
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İlk defa 1916 yılında basılan Yeşil Kaftan, John Buchan'ın Richard Hannay karakterine hayat verdiği beş romanın ikincisidir. Birinci Dünya Savaşı döneminde geçen iki Hannay romanından biri olan kitap, Otuz Dokuz Basamak ile birlikte yazarın en bilinen eserlerindendir. Birinci Dünya Savaşı casusu Richard Hannay, Müslüman dünyasında patlak vermek üzere olan bir ayaklanmayı araştırması için görevlendirilir. İstanbul'daki arkadaşı Sandy'ye ulaşmak için uzun ve tehlikeli bir yolculuğa başlayan Hannay, Almanları
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Uzun süre Afrikada yaşamış olan Richard Hannay İngiltereye döndüğünde kendini, tüm Avrupayı savaşa sürükleye-cek sansasyonel bir komplonun içinde bu-lur. Dairesinde bir cesetle karşılaşan Hannayin, hem komplocuların hem de ülkenin polis kuvvetlerinin dikkatini çekmesiyle öykü nefes kesici bir takibe dönüşür. Birinci Dünya Savaşının başlamasından hemen önceki yaz aylarında geçen Otuz Dokuz Basamak, şimdiye kadar yazılmış en iyi ve en başarılı gerilim hikâyelerinden biri kabul edilir. Otuz Dokuz Basamakın
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