The Quantum Spy: A Thriller David Ignatius

The Quantum Spy: A Thriller

Author: David Ignatius
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Book Title
The Quantum Spy: A Thriller
Author
David Ignatius
ISBN
9780393356243
A hyper-fast quantum computer is the digital equivalent of a nuclear bomb; whoever possesses one will be able to shred any encryption and break any code in existence. The question is: who will build one first, the U.S. or China?In this gripping thriller, U.S. quantum research labs are compromised by a suspected Chinese informant, inciting a mole hunt of history-altering proportions. CIA officer Harris Chang leads the charge, pursuing his target from Singapore to Mexico and beyond. Do the leaks expose real secrets, or are they false trails meant to deceive the Chinese? The answer forces Chang to question everything he thought he knew about loyalty, morality, and the primacy of truth.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: David IgnatiusPublisher: W. W. Norton & CompanyPublished: 11/06/2018ISBN: 9780393356243Pages: 336Weight: 0.60lbsSize: 8.20h x 5.40w x 0.80d

A hyper-fast quantum computer is the digital equivalent of a nuclear bomb; whoever possesses one will be able to shred any encryption and break any code in existence. The question is: who will build one first, the U.S. or China?

In this gripping thriller, U.S. quantum research labs are compromised by a suspected Chinese informant, inciting a mole hunt of history-altering proportions. CIA officer Harris Chang leads the charge, pursuing his target from Singapore to Mexico and beyond. Do the leaks expose real secrets, or are they false trails meant to deceive the Chinese? The answer forces Chang to question everything he thought he knew about loyalty, morality, and the primacy of truth.



Binding Type: Paperback
Author: David Ignatius
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Published: 11/06/2018
ISBN: 9780393356243
Pages: 336
Weight: 0.60lbs
Size: 8.20h x 5.40w x 0.80d

A hyper-fast quantum computer is the digital equivalent of a nuclear bomb; whoever possesses one will be able to shred any encryption and break any code in existence. The question is: who will build one first, the U.S. or China?

In this gripping thriller, U.S. quantum research labs are compromised by a suspected Chinese informant, inciting a mole hunt of history-altering proportions. CIA officer Harris Chang leads the charge, pursuing his target from Singapore to Mexico and beyond. Do the leaks expose real secrets, or are they false trails meant to deceive the Chinese? The answer forces Chang to question everything he thought he knew about loyalty, morality, and the primacy of truth.



Binding Type: Paperback
Author: David Ignatius
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Published: 11/06/2018
ISBN: 9780393356243
Pages: 336
Weight: 0.60lbs
Size: 8.20h x 5.40w x 0.80d