|The 9th Directive|
"They are specialist and each has his own method.
The place is Bangkok. A Very Important Royal Person is on his way for a state visit. Somewhere in the teeming city an assassin waits for him.
How it starts...
Chapter 1 - The Bloodstone
The place was halfway along Soi Suek 3 and I walked there from the main road where the trishaw had dropped me. It was a narrow street of shop-houses, roofed at this moment by the twilight.
Hardback: 1st US Printing
Dedication: To Peggy and Big Harvey
Copyright: 1966, Adam Hall
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Jacket design: Paul Bacon
ISBN: None given