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Dead centre [text (large print)] / Andy McNab.

By: McNab, Andy, 1959-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: McNab, Andy, Nick Stone mission: 14.Publisher: Leicester : Charnwood, 2013Description: 513 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781444813739 (hbk.); 1444813730 (hbk.).Subject(s): Stone, Nick (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Intelligence officers -- Great Britain -- Fiction | Kidnapping -- Fiction | Pirates -- FictionGenre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction) | Large type books. | Action and adventure fiction.DDC classification: MCN Online resources: Click here to access online Summary: Somalia - a lawless, violent land, ignored by the West, ripped apart by civil war and famine, fought over by drug-fuelled, gun-crazy clan fighters. They want the world to sit up and take notice. They have a new and terrifying weapon - pirates. And now, the pirates have in their possession the young son of a Russian oligarch, snatched from a luxury yacht in the Seychelles. His father wants him back, will pay anything, stop at nothing to retrieve his boy. Up to now everything he has tried has failed. He needs the one man with the know-how, the means and the guts to complete the mission: ex-SAS trouble-shooter Nick Stone...
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Somalian pirates have kidnapped the son of a Russian oligarch. He has tried everything to get the boy back. Now he needs the one man who can succeed in the mission - ex-SAS trouble-shooter, Nick Stone.

Standard print edition originally published: London: Bantam, 2011.

Somalia - a lawless, violent land, ignored by the West, ripped apart by civil war and famine, fought over by drug-fuelled, gun-crazy clan fighters. They want the world to sit up and take notice. They have a new and terrifying weapon - pirates. And now, the pirates have in their possession the young son of a Russian oligarch, snatched from a luxury yacht in the Seychelles. His father wants him back, will pay anything, stop at nothing to retrieve his boy. Up to now everything he has tried has failed. He needs the one man with the know-how, the means and the guts to complete the mission: ex-SAS trouble-shooter Nick Stone...

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