Hawke : A Novel. First Printing in dustjacket

By: BELL, Ted.

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BELL, Ted. Hawke : A Novel. New York et al : Atria Books, (2003). First Printing. Pp (12),[1]-417,(3). Map. 8vo, black cloth spine with black paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. "Lord Alexander Hawke is a direct descendant of the legendary English pirate Blackhawke and highly skilled in the cutthroat's deadly ways himself. While still a boy, on a voyage to the Caribbean, Alex HawKe witnesses an act of unspeakable horror. Hidden in a secret compartment on his father's yacht, Aiex sees his parents brutally murderced by three modern-day pirates. It is an event that will haunt him for the remainder of his life. Now, fully grown and one of England's most decorated naval heroes, Hawke is back in the same Caribbean waters on a secret mission for thc American government. A higniy experimental stealth submarine,built by the Soviets just before the end of the Cold War, is missing. She carries forty nuclear warheads and is believed to be in the hands ot a veryunstable government just ninety miles from the American mainland. Hawke is in a race against time. His mission: Find the deadly sub betore a preempti ve strike can be launched against the U.S., and confront the murderous men behind the personal nignrmare that haunts him before they find him first. Featuring breathtaking action, international intrigue, and a hero worthy of the very finest adventure fiction, Hawke heralds the exciting debut of a bold new talent." (froom the dj). Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 16.00

Title: Hawke : A Novel. First Printing in dustjacket

Author Name: BELL, Ted.

Categories: 82,

Publisher: Atria Book, New York et al, 2003, ISBN:0743466691:

Seller ID: 105537

Keywords: NAUTICAL LITERATURE NAVY THRILLER SUBS NAVAL FICTION NOVELS SUBMARINES,