New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. Tall 8vo, black quarter cloth with gold lettering on spine over black boards with gold facsimile signature of Tom Clancy, archival polyester-protected glossy red pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) depicting a Russian sub sandwiched between bold black letters on a glossy red field designed by Joe Mark Freedman, 652 pages. Weight: > 2 LBS. Very Fine / Near Fine. Item #6959
Thomas Clancy (1947 – 2013) was a bestselling American novelist best known for his technically-detailed espionage and military-science stories set during and after the Cold War.
Stand-alone second novel that Clancy co-wrote with Larry Bond two years after The Hunt for Red October. It deals with a Third World War that erupts between the WARSAW Pact Soviet satellites and NATO following major Russian naval and political efforts to seize oil in the Persian Gult.
SUPERIOR COPY. A Few clean nicks at the top of the dj's spine. No previous ownership or remainder marks.