Harold Robbins The Adventurers

ISBN 13: 9781452045689

The Adventurers

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Harold Robbins, a novelist known for steamy passion in his works, stirs up passion of a different kind in The Adventurers, a story of revolution and danger in the sultry jungles of South America. As a young boy, Diogenes Alejandro Xenos, witnesses the murder of his mother and sister by a band of marauders. As "Dax" grows to adulthood, he channels his fear and hatred into a desire for revolution, swearing revenge on those in power as he upsets the status quo. His actions make him an outlaw, living on the fringes of society in a land turned upside down with corruption. He is wanted by men and women alike-but for very different reasons. This epic tale of escape from the horrors of a third-world regime is one of Harold Robbins' most ambitious novels ever, combining his trademark sensuality with political intrigue and a globe-spanning variety of exotic locales. Lose yourself in The Adventurers.

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Harold Robbins, The Adventurers was written almost 4 decades ago, however the themes in his story concerning political intrigue, violence, betrayal, sensuality and power are still very much a part of today's scene. Harold Robbins will take you on a journey across the world in jet-set style through his main character, Dax Xenos, an international playboy who has known the ultimate agonies and ecstacies of life. As a child he lived through the drama of revolution, loss and tragedy. As he grows into a man he works tirelessly to bring his country and the world to a peaceful place. Dax will thrill and excite you and you will find him a hero committed to his country and his family.

About the Author:

Born in New York in 1916, Harold Robbins grew up during the Depression. He left school at fifteen-and-a-half to go to work, and by the time he was twenty-one had made his first fortune and lost it. When he was thirty, Harold Robbins began to write. NEVER LOVE A STRANGER became an immediate bestseller. He then became the world's bestselling writer, many of his novels were filmed, and his books translated into almost every language. He died in 1998.

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