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Feb 01, 1968
| ISBN 9781101174586
Feb 01, 1968 | ISBN 9781101174586
Bestselling writer Mickey Spillane, creator of the iconic Mike Hammer, plunges readers into a world of seedy violence, alluring beauties, and twisting allegiances and alliances. As the Cold War rages in the background, things are about to heat up for Morgan the Raider. Named for the famous English pirate, the notorious thief, heister, and conman may have knocked over his last Armored Car. Holed up in the hospital, he’s visited by feds who tell him they have him dead to rights for the robbery of $40 million. They offer him a lifeline: stay out of prison by granting another man his freedom. Before he knows it, Morgan is on the sun-drenched shores of the Communist island nation of Nuevo Cadiz, in service to the U.S. Government. The plan? Spring a political prisoner out of heart of a lawless, bloodstained Caribbean dictatorship—by getting thrown behind the same bars himself.
Mickey Spillane is one of the world’s bestselling novelists, with sales of over 200 million copies worldwide of his more than 30 books, including the series featuring hard-boiled private eye Mike Hammer. In 1995 he was named a Grandmaster by the… More about Mickey Spillane
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