About this book
The narrator stalks a human prey, a man guarded by the best in the land. With the prey in his sight, the hero is apprehended. Left to fall from a cliff, he lands in a bog and here begins his flight to freedom.
A reissue of a brilliant, acclaimed classic where an Englishman faces execution after attempting to assassinate the dictator of a European country. 'A rip-roaring adventure' "Financial Times"