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A KIND OF ANGER by Eric Ambler. 311 pages. Atheneum. $4.95.

A wealthy Iraqian refugee is shot to death in the bedroom of his secluded Swiss villa. A black Mercedes 3005 piloted by a beautiful girl roars away into the snowy night. The refugee turns out to have been the ex-chief of Iraq's security forces, who was conspiring against his government. The vanished girl turns out to be his French mistress, Lucia Bernardi. There is a missing suitcase full of documents. There are oil interests. And when the police of three countries are stumped,...

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