Daniel, Jack: Dispatch Rider. First Edition/First Printing.« back
This is a first edition and first printing of Dispatch Rider by Jack Daniel, published by Allison & Busby in 1980.
The book is in Fine condition with no inscriptions, the protected dust jacket is in Near Fine condition and not price clipped. Some minor edgewear/darkening to the dust jacket.
It is Libya in 1942, and the 8th army has to retreat before Rommel. A dispatch rider is sent out across the desert with an important secret message to General Headquarters. This is the story of his journey through the desert hell, alone on his Norton 500, battling against the dangers of climate and geography, of the approaching enemy and of his own increasing panic. Will he get through? And how much of the future of the war hangs on the message he carries?
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