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by Dick Francis
Author: Dick Francis
Publisher: Fawcett (February 12, 1985)
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Subcategory: Thrillers and Suspense
Dick Francis stands head and shoulders above the rest. Fiction by Dick Francis & Felix Francis. A Berkley Book, published by arrangement with Dick Francis Corporation.
Dick Francis stands head and shoulders above the rest.
THE DANGER - VG+ Francis, Dick - 22nd book. Andrew Douglas works for a company specializing in returning kidnap victims to their families. Italy's foremost woman jockey is kidnapped, then a racehorse owner's son and finally the Senior Steward of the Jockey Club. The hero himself is a kidnap negotiations expert, brought in to help with the return of Alessia Cenci, Europe's hottest female flat jockey.
In particular, Dick Francis does a tremendous job of portraying the emotional damage a victim of abduction suffers and the subsequent symptoms of posttraumatic stress
Only 11 left in stock (more on the way). Only 13 left in stock (more on the way). In particular, Dick Francis does a tremendous job of portraying the emotional damage a victim of abduction suffers and the subsequent symptoms of posttraumatic stress. This is not a particularly horsy book, but rather a thriller that feels totally real - and a love story of ineffable charm. I recommended it wholeheartedly.
Dick Francis The Danger Kidnapping is a fact of life. Always has been, always will be. Extorting a ransom is an age-old pastime, less risky and more lucrative than robbing banks. Kidnapping, twentieth-century style, has meant train loads and 'plane loads of hostages, athletes killed in company at Munich, men of substance dying lonely deaths. All kidnappers are unstable, but the political variety, hungry for power and publicity as much as.
Электронная книга "The Danger", Dick Francis. Эту книгу можно прочитать в Google Play Книгах на компьютере, а также на устройствах Android и iOS. Выделяйте текст, добавляйте закладки и делайте заметки, скачав книгу "The Danger" для чтения в офлайн-режиме. When a string of kidnappings rocks the horse racing world, Andrew Douglas is brought in to recover the missing-without becoming the next victim. Другие книги автора Dick Francis.
During his lifetime Dick Francis received many awards, amongst them the prestigious Crime Writers' Association's Cartier Diamond Dagger for his outstanding contribution to the genre, and three 'best novel' Edgar Allan Poe awards from The Mystery Writers of America. In 1996 he was named by them as Grand Master for a lifetime's achievement. In 1998 he was elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, and was awarded a CBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List of 2000.
Richard Stanley Francis CBE FRSL (31 October 1920 – 14 February 2010) was a British crime writer, and former steeplechase jockey, whose novels centre on horse racing in England. After wartime service in the RAF, Francis became a full-time jump-jockey, winning over 350 races and becoming champion jockey of the British National Hunt.
Like all of Francis books, the title includes multiple implications. The Danger’ seems to embrace not just risk of victims dying, but also - victims mental breakdown, family destruction, financial bankruptcy, police guilt from incompetence, etc. et. .This work directed to psychological, philosophical drama more than physical conflict.
The Danger Dick Francis. This book, or parts thereof, may not be reproduced in any form without permission in writing from the pubhsher. Printed in the united states of america. KIDNAPPING is a fact of life.