River Of Death by Alistair MacleanRiver Of Death by Alistair Maclean

River Of Death

byAlistair Maclean

Paperback | January 20, 2015

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Reissue of the classic tale of adventure and the dark secrets of a lost city in the Brazilian jungle, from the acclaimed master of action and suspense.THE LOST CITYHamilton knows the way to the ruins deep in the Brazilian jungle - and the secret they hold.The millionaire who calls himself Smith seeks the lost city to avenge a wrong from his hidden past.Their journey down the River of Death is an epic of violence and danger. But the secret that awaits them in the lost city is more dangerous still - as a legacy of theft, treachery and murder stretching back to war-torn Europe comes to a deadly climax beneath the ancient walls.
Alistair MacLean, the son of a Scots minister, was brought up in the Scottish Highlands. In 1941 he joined the Royal Navy. After the war he read English at Glasgow University and became a schoolmaster. The two and a half years he spent aboard a wartime cruiser were to give him the background for HMS Ulysses, his remarkably successful f...
Title:River Of DeathFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pagesPublished:January 20, 2015Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:000616496X

ISBN - 13:9780006164968


Rated 4 out of 5 by from River of death. Good old fashion story?,
Date published: 2014-03-26

Editorial Reviews

'A magnificent storyteller' Sunday Mirror'The Old Master is in top form with this one' Jack Higgins'The most successful British novelist of his time' Jack Higgins