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In the forest of the night

Author: Ron Faust
Publisher: Nashville : Turner Publishing Company, [2014] ©1993
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Trapped in a jail cell in a troubled Central American republic, Martin Springer, an idealistic U.S. volunteer doctor, faces execution. His "crime": having witnessed the massacre of an entire village by government forces. His beautiful and determined wife, Katherine, arrives in the country with money in hand to try and save him, but she too is arrested. Her crime: Resisting the advances of General Vaca, the sadistic  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Adventure fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ron Faust
ISBN: 9781620454367 162045436X 9781630263607 1630263605
OCLC Number: 813536594
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 341 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Ron Faust.

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"Trapped in a jail cell in a troubled Central American republic, Martin Springer, an idealistic U.S. volunteer doctor, faces execution. His "crime": having witnessed the massacre of an entire village by government forces. His beautiful and determined wife, Katherine, arrives in the country with money in hand to try and save him, but she too is arrested. Her crime: Resisting the advances of General Vaca, the sadistic head of the secret police. Her punishment: imprisonment and degradation in a low-class brothel. When word of his wife's plight reaches Springer, somehow he must escape from his dungeon cell, find his wife and rescue her, and kill her tormentors--and in the process shed some of his humanitarianism and take on some of the brutality of his captors."--

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