'The bend in the road rushed towards them, just a few more seconds.
Then, with a succession of jarring crashes that shook the whole body of the car, a burst of fire hit them from behind.
The windscreen starred into a sheet of opaque diamond lacework, the dashboard clock exploded powdering Shermaine's hair with particles of glass, two bullets tore through the seat ripping out the stuffing like the entrails of a wounded animal.' Bruce Curry is the leader of a mercenary band with the dubious support of three white officers.
His mission is to relieve a mining town cut off by the fighting and to retrieve a priceless consignment of diamonds.
Ranged against his ill-disciplined unit are bandits, guerrillas and hostile tribes that infest the land.
But there is another, even deadlier enemy -- one of his own men ...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 272 pages
- Publisher: Pan Macmillan
- Publication Date: 01/04/2011
- Category: Adventure
- ISBN: 9780330537230