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The first rule of survival

Author: Paul Mendelson
Publisher: Leicester : Thorpe, 2016.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Seven years ago in Cape Town, three young South African schoolboys were abducted in broad daylight on consecutive days. They were never seen again. Now, a new case for the unorthodox Colonel Vaughn de Vries casts a light on the original enquiry, which he is convinced was a personal failure on his part; the abductions have haunted him for those seven years, costing him his marriage and peace of mind. Struggling in a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Mystery
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Mendelson
ISBN: 9781444828559 144482855X
OCLC Number: 951606732
Target Audience: Adult.
Description: 516 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Paul Mendelson.

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Seven years ago in Cape Town, three young South African schoolboys were abducted in broad daylight on consecutive days. They were never seen again. Now, a new case for the unorthodox Colonel Vaughn de Vries casts a light on the original enquiry, which he is convinced was a personal failure on his part; the abductions have haunted him for those seven years, costing him his marriage and peace of mind. Struggling in a mire of departmental and racial rivalry, de Vries seeks the whole truth and unravels a complex history of abuse, deception and murder - and in the process discovers he is no longer sure who his friends and enemies are ...

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