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There are two worlds in racing. Winning and losing. Private detective Sid Halley has gone from one to the other - fast. First his career as a jockey ended when he lost his hand in a fall. Then his wife said a cold good-bye. Now he's on the trail of thugs who crush losers. With vicious pleasure.
These are people who aim to win - at any price. There's a syndicate of owners with a sideline in violent kidnapping. And Trevor Deansgate, a bookmaker whose hatred of favourites goes one deathly step too far...
For the sake of his health, Halley had better return to winning ways. Because to lose is to die...
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Book Description Pan MacMillan, 1990. Condition: new. Seller Inventory # HolzGA_New_0330263064
Book Description Pan MacMillan, 1990. Paperback. Condition: New. Brand New!. Seller Inventory # VIB0330263064