The Edgar Awards Revisited: The Quiller Memorandum by Adam Hall (Best Novel; 1966)

The Berlin Memorandum, renamed The Quiller Memorandum, was published in 1965 by Elleston Trevor, who used the pseudonym Adam Hall. It is the first book in the 20-volume Quiller series. In 1966, the book was made into a successful film starring George Segal, Max Von Sydow, Senta Berger, and Alec Guinness. The renowned playwright Harold…