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Thriller Night: "The Day of the Jackal" by Frederick Forsyth

Hosted by the Consul of the Berlin Let's Talk Books Group
Culture & Entertainment
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Took place 2 months ago
Tue 12 Sep 19:00 - 21:30

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Info added on September 4th:
Since we are down to 7 attendees, the meeting point is now in the "Kissing Room" (if it rains). Weather permitting we'll meet on the beautiful terrace.
Please don't forget to cancel your participation if it's no longer possible for you to join us! Thank you.

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Info added on Aug 21st:
New, wonderful location: "Commonground"
We are going to sit outside if the weather allows, if not we have The Jungle Room reserved (see event cover image).

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The Day of the Jackal, was published in Protected content became an international bestseller and gained its author the Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Novel. It was later made into a film of the same name.
Forsyth decided to write a novel using similar research techniques to those used in journalism.

The Jackal. A tall, blond Englishman with opaque, gray eyes. A killer at the top of his profession. A man unknown to any secret service in the world. An assassin with a contract to kill the world's most heavily guarded man.

One man with a rifle who can change the course of history. One man whose mission is so secretive not even his employers know his name. And as the minutes count down to the final act of execution, it seems that there is no power on earth that can stop the Jackal.