A mission to reclaim a fortune in gold leads a man into the hair-raising heart of a terrorist underworldSimon Vaughan s life of adventure and arms trafficking came to an abrupt end the day the police threw him into a jail cell in Greece. But then the British Army comes calling with an offer he can t refuse. In exchange for his freedom, Vaughan must recover a bounty of gold stolen by the IRA in Belfast, and extinguish the organization s ruthless leader in the process.Now Vaughan must brave a new kind of war zone, one where he ll fight to hang on to his freedom, and his life.
Jack Higgins is theNew York Times bestselling author of more than sixty thrillers that have sold over 250 million copies worldwide, includingThe Eagle Has LandedandThe Wolf at the Door. Before beginning his writing career, Higgins served in the British Army along the East German border. He lives in the Channel Islands.