Brevet Cable, reluctant hero of the book "A Plague of Sailors", now finds himself plunged into another still more calamitous adventure. Tension is high in the North Sea where a British frigate has clashed with a Soviet merchantman with tragic results. By the author of "A Ship is Dying".
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Book Description Bookseller Inventory # SKU-3376585
Book Description Collins, 1977. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP95646860
Book Description Collins, 1977. Book Condition: Good. 1st. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP96131799
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR003331349
Book Description London Collins, 1977. FIRST EDITION. Hardback. 8vo. 8.5 x 5 inches. Green cloth with gilt titles. 206 pages. No inscriptions. Lacks front free endpaper. Very Good in VG un-price-clipped dustwrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 4722
Book Description Collins, London, 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # 006141
Book Description Collins, UK, 1981. Hardback. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good Unclipped. Second Impressiomn.. Near fine condition book; clean and tight. Jacket is very good, light handling wear to top edges. No tears/creases. Bright and unclipped. Brevet Cable, reluctant hero of 'A Plague of Sailors' now finds himself plunged into another calamitous adventure. When a British frigate clashes with a Soviet merchantman with tragic results, British shipping is barred from the Baltic. The Admiralty defies the order and sends a freighter to test Soviet reaction. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 012409
Book Description Collins, 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 1st Edition. The jacket is edgeworn and a little damp marked to the inside.Ex-library book.Well bound.[R.K]. Bookseller Inventory # ne53
Book Description Collins, 1977, 1977. Good Hardback/Good dj. First Published. Price clipped. Bookseller Inventory # 004862
Book Description Collins, London, 1977. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. Green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. pp.206. Cloth slightly faded on bottom edge of front cover. Ffep has faint pencil erasure. Textblock edges slightly marked. Contents clean and tight. DJ has price intact, edgeworn with two repaired tears. Bookseller Inventory # 004821