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John Buchan - Greenmantle (2nd Hand Paperback)

£3.70
SKU B001373
Synopsis

With an introduction by Allan Massie.

Richard Hannay is tasked to investigate rumours of an uprising in the Muslim world and takes off on a hair-raising journey through German-occupied Europe to meet up with his old friend Sandy Arbuthnot in Constantinople, where they must thwart the Germans' plans to use religion to help them win the war.

Set during World War I, Greenmantle is a controversial meditation on the power of political Islam.

Details
  • Format : Standard 2nd Hand Paperback.
  • Condition : Very Good
  • Category : Fiction - Action, Adventure & Western
  • Published : 1916 (This Ed. 2011 - Polygon Authorised Ed.)
  • ISBN : 9781846971976
  • SKU : B001373
  • PPC : LL260gm
  • RRP : £7.99
  • Quantity Available : 1 only.

Cover note : No "Authorised Edition" at top of front cover.

External Reviews

'It's a special sort of book that can fire your imagination and transport you to worlds you've never known, but Greenmantle continues to take me on a trip, every time I read it' - Kevin Sampson.

The Author

John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir GCMG GCVO CH PC DL was a Scottish novelist, historian, and Unionist politician who served as Governor General of Canada, the 15th since Canadian Confederation.