Alan Furst is widely recognized as the master of the historical spy novel. He is the author of Night Soldiers, Dark Star, The Polish Officer, The World at Night, Red Gold, Kingdom of Shadows, Blood of Victory, and Dark Voyage. Born in New York, he has lived for long periods in France, especially Paris. He now lives on Long Island, New York. Visit the author's website at www.alanfurst.net. From the Hardcover edition.Furst, Alan is the author of 'Foreign Correspondent ', published 2007 under ISBN 9780812967975 and ISBN 0812967976.