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Cry of the Halidon A Novel

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ISBN-10: 0553576143

ISBN-13: 9780553576146

Edition: 1974

Authors: Robert Ludlum

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Alex McAuliff has received an offer he can't refuse: two million dollars for  a geological survey of Jamaica's dark interior.  All Dunstone, Limited,  requires is his time, his expertise, and his absolute secrecy.  No one--not  even McAuliff's handpicked team--can know of Dunstone's involvement. But British Intelligence is aware of the deal and they've let Alex in on a  secret of their own: the last survey team Dunstone dispatched to Jamaica vanished without a trace.  Now it's too late to turn back.  Alex already knows about Dunstone...which means he knows too much. From the moment he lands in Jamaica, Alex is a marked man.  But who wants him  dead?  Dunstone?  A rival company?  Or…    
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Book details

List price: $7.99
Copyright year: 1974
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Publication date: 11/1/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 448
Size: 4.19" wide x 6.80" long x 0.94" tall
Weight: 0.440
Language: English

Robert Ludlum was born May 25, 1927 in New York City. He enlisted in the Marines at the age of eighteen and received a B.A. from Wesleyan University in 1951. He began acting professionally at the age of sixteen in the 1943 Broadway production of Junior Miss. He also had roles in summer stock and appeared in over 200 television dramas for such live programs as Studio One and Kraft Television Theater. He then tried producing with the 1956 Broadway production of The Owl and the Pussycat. He took the play, four years later, to his creation of Shopping-Center Theater at Playhouse-on-the-Mall in Paramus, New Jersey. His first novel, The Scarlatti Inheritance, was published in 1971. His other…