The stunning new thriller from the grandmaster of international intrigue. The Cocaine industry is worth billions of dollars a year to the drug cartels who spread their evil seed across Western society. Its usage causes incalculable misery, poverty and death. Slowly, gradually, inexorably it is spreading...it is a blight which must be stopped.
One man, Paul Devereaux, intellectual, dedicated, utterly ruthless and ex-CIA special ops, is given what seems like an impossible task. At his disposal, anything he wants - men, resources, money. He will not stop until he has completed his mission.
Up to now the drug trade has been used to world governments attempting to prevent them plying their trade. But up to now, those governments have played by the rules. That is about to change. The rules no longer apply... and a dirty war is about to get a whole lot dirtier... ”
FREDERICK FORSYTH is the author of ten bestselling novels: THE DAY OF THE JACKAL, THE ODESSA FILE, THE DOGS OF WAR, THE DEVIL'S ALTERNATIVE, THE FOURTH PROTOCOL, THE NEGOTIATOR, THE DECEVEIR, THE FIST OF GOD, ICON and AVENGER. His other works include THE BIAFRA STORY, THE SHEPHERD, a short story collection, NO COMEBACKS, and a sequel to THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, THE PHANTOM OF MANHATTAN. He has also collected together an anthology of flying tales, GREAT FLYING STORIES, which includes stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Roald Dahl, Len Deighton and H.G. Wells.