Matthew Reisz, 22 June 2000
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Hutchinson, 416 pp., £16.99, November 1999, 0 09 180053 6Show More
“... French authorities, arrange visas and establish secure routes out of France. The ideal candidate, Andy Marino writes, would have been ‘tough and nerveless’, capable of thinking clearly under pressure, ‘adaptable to illegality and those who commonly practised it’. Varian Fry, ‘a neurasthenic intellectual and expert on the ancient ...”