The Great Spy Race(1968)
(The third book in the Philip McAlpine Mystery series)
A novel by Adam Diment
"The second McAlpine saga and our reluctant, spying boy has now been incorporated into the poisonous fabric of the espionage tapestry. His much-loathed chief, Quine of 6 [N.C./N.A.C.] idly passes him the buck. A nice little number involving a trip to the sunshine and paying off a department agent. It goes wrong from the first spin of the Russian roulette revolver...."
Used availability for Adam Diment's The Great Spy Race
March 1968 : UK Hardback
March 1969 : UK Paperback