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The reluctant hero

by Dobbs, Michael

  • 88 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Pocket Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politicians,
  • Prisons,
  • Veterans,
  • Conspiracies,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Harry Jones, hero of The Edge of Madness, is caught in a web of international intrigue, with an old friend as bait and a female scorpion at his side.

    Edition Notes

    Originally published: London: Simon & Schuster.

    StatementMichael Dobbs
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6054.O23
    The Physical Object
    Pagination468 pages ;
    Number of Pages468
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26523648M
    ISBN 101847393233
    ISBN 109781847393234
    OCLC/WorldCa636918914

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