Pickering's blend of ancient and modern, fact and fable, in this comic tale of a 21-year old ex-classical scholar who becomes entwined in the world of Cold War espionage features ritual murders, whores and bestial secret servicemen. Other novels by Pickering include "Charlie Peace's Treasure".
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Book Description Penguin Putnam~trade, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140128735