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Assegai: The Courtney Series 13
 

Assegai: The Courtney Series 13 (Paperback)

By Smith, Wilbur

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From directly overhead he heard the loud flapping of heavy wings and another vulture rose from beyond the screen of banana plants. Leon felt the chill of dread. If the brutes are settling that means there's meat lying out there, dead meat.King and Country. No matter the cost. Wit...h the backing of his uncle, General Penrod Ballantyne, young Leon Courtney joins the King's Rifles of Nairobi. When he becomes discouraged by the dishonesty of army life, his uncle recruits him for a special mission - spying on the Germans in East Africa, whom the General suspects are preparing for the Kaiser's war. Posing as a professional game hunter Leon is tasked with gathering information on one of his clients, wealthy industrialist Otto Von Meerbach. Leon finds himself falling for Von Meerbach's beautiful mistress, but never forgets that his real mission is to destroy the enemy. But how easy will he find his task when his true enemy is closer to home than Leon ever expected?A Courtney Series adventure - Book 1 in the Assegai sequence
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ISBN 9781785766756
Released NZ 25 Jul 2018
Publisher Zaffre
Format Paperback
Availability
Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days

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ISBN-13 9781785766756
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
Publisher Zaffre
Imprint Zaffre
Released 25 Jul 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Smith, Wilbur
Category Fiction
Historical Adventure Fiction
Number of Pages 512
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 29mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 371g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Crime, Thriller & Adventure
ONIX Text General/trade

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