The Dark Crusader
A classic tale of espionage, secret missions and exotic locations which out-Bonds Bond, from the acclaimed master of action and suspense.
Eight job advertisements.Eight jobs. Eight specialists in modern technology required.
Eight scientists to fill them.Applicants to be married, with no children, and prepared to travel. Highly persuasive salaries.
One criminal mastermind.Eight positions filled. Eight scientists - and their wives - disappear. Completely.
One secret agent to stop him.Advertisment no.9. Sydney, Australia. Fuel specialist required. Looks like a job for John Bentall "
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - BookWallah - LibraryThing
Good spy novel with several plot twists. The fictional South Pacific island setting, somewhere south of Fiji sounds like nice place to visit. Elements include a bumbling but brilliant British ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - wfzimmerman - LibraryThing
One of the very best Maclean novels, because of the terrific action sequences and the ending. The British ICBM now seems quant, and the love story is cringeworthy, but there are a lot of unforgettable ... Read full review