John Mannering (aka 'The Baron'), now retired from being the country's top jewel thief, receives a visitor in his Mayfair antique shop. It is Prince Taria, son of an old acquaintance of Mannering's, the ruler of a small island off the coast of Malaysia. The Prince has embarked upon a desperate search for his dynastic treasures. He is also determined to give his small tropical island a true democracy, but his life is now threatened by the enemies of his people ....
Used availability for John Creasey's The Baron - King Maker
July 1975 : USA Hardback
June 1975 : UK Hardback
March 1977 : UK Mass Market Paperback