The old submarine-chaser USS Hibiscus, re-fitting in a Hong Kong dockyard before being handed over to the Nationalist Chinese, is suddenly ordered to the desolate island group of Payenhau. For Captain Mark Gunnar—driven by the memory of his torture at the hands of the Viet Cong guerrillas—the new command is a chance to even the score against a ruthless, unrelenting enemy. But Payenhau is very different from his expectations....
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Douglas Reeman did convoy duty in the navy in the Atlantic, the Arctic and the North Sea. He has written over thirty novels under his own name and more than twenty best-selling historical novels featuring Richard Bolitho under the pseudonym of Arthur Kent.
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Book Description Hutchinson, 1973. Book Condition: Good. New Ed. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP70139845
Book Description Hutchinson, 1979. Book Condition: Good. Reprint. Boards have little wear. Content bright. Good DJ. Bookseller Inventory # 9999-9996031405
Book Description Hutchinson, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ex Library Book with usual stamps and stickers. A few small marks to the page edges. Minor Shelfwear. Tan to the page edges. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0007316206
Book Description Hutchinson & Co Ltd, London, 1973. Blue Cloth Boards. Book Condition: Fair. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 2nd Impression. Sea story about a submarine-chaser in Asia. White lettering to spine. Boards slightly bowed, bottom edge of back board rubbed, stamp to half-title page and minor marking to top edges, otherwise good copy with clean text block. Unclipped DJ has several nicks to edges and 1/4" loss to bottom edge at back. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 001997