"The downward gradient increased as he pressed his foot harder and prayed - prayed against two catastrophes ..." - April 1941 - the monastery on the heights of Zervos takes on a crucial new significance as the Germans prepare to invade Greece. A Scots secret agent, a Greek patriot and two English soldiers face tremendous odds as they race against time to dent crack Nazi troops, the use of this vital observation post. The action begins at sea and continues non-stop overland in a murderous mind-killing creep up the ice-bound mountain, culminating in a sensational, breathtaking, nail-biting finish ...Colin Forbes. "Has no equal" - "Sunday Mirror".
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April 1941. Set in Greece and the waters surrounding it, "Heights of Zervos" is a tale of British heroism against the odds. In "Double Jeopardy" a British secret agent is found murdered on Lake Konstanz in Bavaria, with a neo-Nazi sign carved on his back.
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Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR000880168
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1970. Book Condition: Good. Ex-library with limited marks and stamps.Rear endpaper removed. Content sharp.Boards have bumped corners and a slight lean.DJ has little wear to edges. Bookseller Inventory # 9999-9994250324
Book Description London, UK: Collins, 1970, 1st Edition, First Printing, London, England, 1970. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine (see description). Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+ (see description). Alex Jawdokimov Cover Art (illustrator). First Edition. -----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Very Good+ price clipped dustjacket, a bit of age toning to paper, author's 2nd book under the Forbes penname, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. Not Signed. Bookseller Inventory # 151853
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. Book Condition: Good. 0002213222 Great condition, paperback, 1970 , no marks, torn scuf cover, readit. Bookseller Inventory # SEAF-00386
Book Description 1970 Collins, 1970. pp 288 price clipped D/J. Bookseller Inventory # 01506
Book Description Collins, London, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Bound in blue oatmeal cloth with bright, gilt titles to spine, this 1970 hardcover First Edition is Vg i VG dustjacket (unclipped). 288pp with 12 Chapters and maps to endpapers Wrapper rubbed at top/tail of spine and return flap corners, neat signature on free front endpaper, otherwise VG Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 0015523
Book Description Collins, London, 1970. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Scarce hardcover copy of Author's second novel in unprice clipped dustwrapper. Although a Ex Library copy hard to find in this condittion which overall is very good. One or two Library stampsand stickers inside the book itself and some tape marks to the inside of the dust wrapper's front and back fold-in flaps.Seller has a large number of Colin Forbes books at the time of this listing.whilst this title is Ex Librarty it is the exception and most are in immaculate condition. We combine postage on Multiple Orders. BOOK DETAILS: The contents are tight and sound throughout.The boards have some tape residue (under the wrapper) the result of having been covered in plastic by the library(since removed). The lettering on the spine is clear and bright. The dust wrapper is not price clipped but otherwise is fully intact and shows only minor shelf-wear and no chipping to the extremities but does have tape marks to the fold-in flaps.Some mild scattered foxing is present within the book to the compressed page edges.A very good Ex Library copy. 288pp. The unpacked weight of this book is approx. 417gms. Postage within Australia for this book will be less than that shown so please disregard the site default rate, which will be adjusted downwards when the order is processed by us. (Please note: books that weigh over 1kg. (1000g) when packed will automatically exceed the quoted postage rate to overseas destinations). This BOOK IS IN STOCK and READY TO MAIL NOW. Your book when ordered will be securely packed and promptly dispatched by The Book Collector (Established: 1993). ***Prompt professional service - satisfaction guaranteed.*** Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 12347