The Dark of the Sun, Paperback
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'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 ...

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 272 pages
  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Adventure
  • ISBN: 9780330537230

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In Congo, the Belgians have just left and the country is in upheaval. In the midst of all the fighting, mercenary captain Bruice Curry is in charge of rescuing a group of whites from a remote village in the path of General Moses and his band of terrorists. To get there, and back again, is going to take a lot of courage, and a lot of sacrifice...

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