Classic Jack Higgins for the new generation
When a treasure is priceless, men will die for it.
When a naked girl runs out into the lights of Jack Nelson's jeep, the freelance pilot finds himself submerged in the most perilous treasure hunt ever. On his side are the girl, Claire Bouvier and his best buddy Harry Turk, a tough fighter still scarred by the nightmare of the Vietnam war.
Waiting for them in the trackless wastes of the Khufra marshes are the ruthless Colonel Taleb of the local security police and his murderous Husa Horsemen.
Only time will tell who will survive in the deadliest adventure of all.
Jack Higgins was a soldier and then a teacher before becoming a full-time writer. 'The Eagle Has Landed' turned him into an international bestselling author and his novels have since sold over 250 million copies and been translated into fifty-five languages. Many of them have also been made into successful films.
'A superb storyteller' Daily Mail
'Open a Jack Higgins novel and you'll encounter a master craftsman at the peak of his powers . first-rate tales of intrigue, suspense and full-on action.'
'Higgins is a master of his craft.'
'A thriller writer in a class of his own.'