Set during the civil war in Mexico, this is the story of Slattery, a retired cavalry officer who offers his services to Pancho Villa, and who is forced to become a spy. John Harris has written many novels including "The Sea Shall Not Have Them" and "Picture of Defeat".
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A master of the gripping adventure yarn --Daily Telegraph.About the Author:
John Harris authored the best-selling The Sea Shall Not Have Them and wrote under the pen names of Mark Hebden and Max Hennessy. He was a sailor, airman, a journalist, travel courier, cartoonist and a history teacher. During the Second World War he served with two air forces and two navies. After turning to full-time writing, Harris wrote adventure stories and created a sequence of crime novels around the quirky fictional character Chief Inspector Pel. A master of war and crime fiction, his enduring fictions are versatile and entertaining.
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Book Description Hutchinson, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0091739284