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Beware the Pale Horse

Adams, Arthur E.

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ISBN 10: 1560028483 / ISBN 13: 9781560028482
Published by Aegina Pr, 1999
Condition: Collectible: Like New Soft cover
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Signed Like new paperback! Inscribed and signed by author -- "To Ned and Joy, my best friends". No spine crease. Text is clean, unmarked, tight. (Shelf location: A1) All items carefully packed to avoid damage from moisture and rough handling. Tracking included. Bookseller Inventory # 022493

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Title: Beware the Pale Horse

Publisher: Aegina Pr

Publication Date: 1999

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:Collectible: Like New

Signed: ISigned

Edition: First Edition.

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Victor Waldran, director of the Garman Institute in Manhattan concentrating on AIDS research, is kidnapped along with his daughter. His wife, Kate, a distinguished scientist co-worker, is told by the kidnappers that her husband and daughter will be returned for a ransom of Waldran's vials of a rare and aggressively mutating strain of HIV he has obtained from Zambia. Kate delivers the ransom although she is terrified by the connotations of releasing the deadly virus into the hands of criminals.

Warned by the kidnappers to stay away from the police, Kate wins the assistance of an ex-policeman, ex-marine friend, "Mac" McGinter, and a Mexican private detective, Rico Silva, who lives in East Harlem. McGinter has acquired the habit of grim fidelity from his military experience. Rico Silva, fighting his way up from the streets, longs for recognition that he is just as smart as the gringos.

As they struggle to find and save Kate's family and prevent a national catastrophe, Kate and her friends clash with brutal killers, a crooked cop, a survivalist group determined to destroy the "evil" people of America, and a hydra-headed criminal organization.

Kate's indomitable courage and love for her family drive her to the highest levels of violence when she finds herself fighting ruthless enemies intent on ending her search with death.

About the Author:

In his early years, Arthur E. Adams was truck driver, steel worker, itinerant salesman, and infantry officer. He has since had a long career as a professor of history and university administrator at Ohio State University, member of the Policy Board at Radio Free Europe in Munich, and analyst for the Central Intelligence Agency. He has published two novels, QUIMBY, and using a pseudonym, DOUBLE AGENT. He has also published seven books dealing with Russian affairs.

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