The Way to Dusty Death by Alistair MacleanThe Way to Dusty Death by Alistair Maclean

The Way to Dusty Death

byAlistair Maclean

Paperback | February 17, 2015

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Reissue of the classic tale of high-octane adventure set in the world of 1970s Formula One, from the acclaimed master of action and suspense.Johnny Harlow seems to have it all: he's good looking, desired by women, and envied by men; he's also the reigning Formula One world champion, the poster-boy for the world's most thrilling and richly financed sport. But a recent devastating accident has driven him to drink.And now his beloved sport is changing: too many things are going wrong in too many races. And when Johnny is the apparent cause of the latest accident, he decides the time has come to sort things out. But what he finds has nothing to do with cars, and some people will do anything to prevent him from discovering the truth.
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:The Way to Dusty DeathFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pagesPublished:February 17, 2015Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS

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ISBN - 10:0006151353

ISBN - 13:9780006151357

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Loved it Every time I start a new MacLean novel I expect it to never live up to the last one, but I'm ALWAYS surprised. this is another winner by the great novelist and story teller
Date published: 2016-12-30

Editorial Reviews

'Vigorous thriller with screaming tyres' Observer'Excitement comes from the gruelling car chases and scenes of motor-racing life' Sunday Telegraph'A magnificent storyteller' Sunday Mirror'The most successful British novelist of his time' Jack Higgins