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By Gerald Seymour

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The Persian Gulf, 1991. Saddam Hussein is determined that Iraq should stop at nothing to arm herself with nuclear warheads.

An English scientist, struggling to make ends meet, is seduced into the conspiracy.

Meanwhile, young FBI agent Bill Erlich hears that a close friend has been murdered in Athens. Vowing to avenge him at any cost, Erlich uncovers a name: Colt, a dangerous British mercenary now working for the Iraqi government.

Unaware that he is the only thing standing in the way of the total collapse of the Middle Eastern military situation, Erlich follows his target to England, where he is faced with one final confrontation.

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  • Publication date: 01 Aug 2013
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Gripping, informative and well-paced — Independent
I would class this book with the first-rate achievements of Graham Greene, Charles McCarry and Le Carre — Chicago Tribune
Combines the landscapes and rugged manhunts of Geoffrey Household with the dispassionate sniper's eye of Eric Ambler — The Times
Gives the many-sided suspense story such a wealth of factual detail, it is in the same class as Frederick Forsyth's best — Daily Mail
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