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Is a century-old secret still worth dying for?

Will tracing the history of a maverick Australian adventurer in southern Africa lead two intrepid researchers to untold riches or to suffer the same unimaginable fate?

Historical adventure meets modern thriller in this epic story of war, betrayal, greed and love, based on true events.

'A master storyteller. I love his work.' Deon Meyer

'Thrilling adventure based on a true story.' Daily Telegraph

'Park once again shows why he is one of Australia's preeminent thriller writers. Highly recommended.' Canberra Weekly

'As with all Park's books, the pace is fast.' Army News

Book Information

  • ISBN: 9781760785451
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pub Date: 31/03/2020
  • Category: Fiction & related items / Thriller / suspense
    Fiction & related items / Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
    Fiction & related items / Historical fiction
    Fiction & related items / Historical adventure
    Fiction & related items / Adventure
  • Imprint: Pan Australia
  • Pages: 480
  • Price: $19.99

Is a century-old secret still worth dying for?

Will tracing the history of a maverick Australian adventurer in southern Africa lead two intrepid researchers to untold riches or to suffer the same unimaginable fate?

Historical adventure meets modern thriller in this epic story of war, betrayal, greed and love, based on true events.

'A master storyteller. I love his work.' Deon Meyer

'Thrilling adventure based on a true story.' Daily Telegraph

'Park once again shows why he is one of Australia's preeminent thriller writers. Highly recommended.' Canberra Weekly

'As with all Park's books, the pace is fast.' Army News

Author Information

Tony Park was born in 1964 and grew up in the western suburbs of Sydney. He has worked as a newspaper reporter, a press secretary, a PR consultant and a freelance writer. He also served 34 years in the Australian Army Reserve, including six months as a public affairs officer in Afghanistan in 2002. He and his wife, Nicola, divide their time equally between Australia and southern Africa. He is the author of seventeen African novels.