The Cardinal of the Kremlin - Tom Clancy

The Cardinal of the Kremlin

By Tom Clancy

  • Release Date: 1988-05-20
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
4.5 Score: 4.5 (From 490 Ratings)

Description

In this electrifying #1 New York Times bestselling thriller from Tom Clancy, a silent war between the USA and Russia will decide the fate of the world—and Jack Ryan is behind enemy lines.

Two men possess vital data on Russia’s Star Wars missile defense system. One of them is CARDINAL—America's highest agent in the Kremlin—and he's about to be terminated by the KGB. The other is the one American who can save CARDINAL and lead the world to the brink of peace...or war.

Reviews

  • I've read it three times... Always a page turner!

    5
    By Iarzac
    One of Clancy's best spy thrillers. Set at the height of the Cold War with the tension and suspense to match... Even though I know what's going to happen, I enjoy this book immensely for its immersive prose, just like if you were there. A classic...
  • One of the more unheralded Clancy books...

    5
    By CaptainDawg
    But a great read. Great suspense and a glimpse into the world of spies in the cold war.
  • Classic

    5
    By Scott Stetson
    A great read even in these days.

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