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Special Deliverance

Special Deliverance

(1986)
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A top secret mission to change the course of the Falklands War

In the war-torn, storm-swept South Atlantic, a small band of highly-trained SBS experts embarks on a vital secret mission: to sabotage Argentina's stock of deadly Exocet missiles. The course of the Falklands War depends on their success.

One man, Andy MacEwan, an Anglo-Argentine civilian recruited to the team as guide and interpreter, has more than the mission on his mind. His brother is a commander in the Argentine Navy Air Force and there is no love lost between them.

The dangers are unthinkable: the coastline is exposed and treacherous, the missile base is surrounded by vast tracts of open land, and they must complete their deadly work without ever being detected. Some say it's impossible... but this lethal band of elite warriors are used to upsetting the odds.

Praise for Alexander Fullerton:
'His action passages are superb, and he never puts a period foot wrong' (Observer)
'You don't read a novel by Alexander Fullerton. You live it' (South Wales Echo)
'The most meticulously researched war novels that I have ever read' (Len Deighton)

Alexander Fullerton was a bestselling author of British naval fiction, whose writing career spanned over fifty years. He served with distinction as gunnery and torpedo officer of HM Submarine Seadog during World War Two. He was a fluent Russian speaker, and after the war served in Germany as the Royal Navy liaison with the Red Army.

His first novel, Surface!, was written on the backs of old cargo manifests. It sold over 500,000 copies and needed five reprints in six weeks. Fullerton is perhaps best known though for his nine-volume Nicholas Everard series, which was translated into many languages, winning him fans all round the world. His fiftieth novel, Submariner, was published in 2008, the year of his death.

 
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Hardback Editions

February 1987 : UK Hardback
Title: Special Deliverance (Charnwood Library)
Author(s): Alexander Fullerton
ISBN: 0-7089-8387-1 / 978-0-7089-8387-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft Large Print Books Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   

January 1986 : UK Hardback
Title: Special Deliverance
Author(s): Alexander Fullerton
ISBN: 0-333-41289-3 / 978-0-333-41289-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
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Paperback Editions

August 1987 : UK Paperback
Title: Special Deliverance
Author(s): Alexander Fullerton
ISBN: 0-7221-3719-2 / 978-0-7221-3719-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sphere Books
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Audio Editions

May 2005 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: Special Deliverance
Author(s): Alexander Fullerton
ISBN: 1-84559-125-9 / 978-1-84559-125-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Audio Books
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May 2005 : UK Audio CD
Title: Special Deliverance
Author(s): Alexander Fullerton
ISBN: 1-84559-148-8 / 978-1-84559-148-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

July 2015 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Special Deliverance (The SBS Trilogy 1)
Author(s): Alexander Fullerton
Publisher: Canelo
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