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Author: Dick Francis
Publisher: London : Michael Joseph, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At eighteen, easy going Benedict Juliard has no stronger ambition than to ride as an amateur jockey in steeplechase races. Years later, Ben enters the political arena as his father's staunchest ally and most trusted confidant, only to find himself targeted in a vicious attack mounted by George's increasingly violent enemies.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Suspense fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dick Francis
ISBN: 9781405916851 1405916850
OCLC Number: 894106244
Notes: Originally published: London : Michael Joseph, 1997.
Description: 308 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Ten pound penalty
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Responsibility: Dick Francis.

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Seventeen-year-old Benedict Juliard's ambitions of becoming a steeplechase jockey are dashed when he's falsely accused of taking drugs. For his estranged father, however, this is an opportunity.  Read more...

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Unbeatable Daily Mirror Dick Francis's fiction has a secret ingredient - his inimitable knack of grabbing the reader's attention on page one and holding it tight until the very end Sunday Telegraph

 
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