A mystery that takes place in 1947 in Nice about conflicting political goals between an American and a Chinese who have set up a "Bureau of International Espionage". Years after the granting of independence to the Philippine Islands by the United States, Japan attempts to seize them by force. The entire Japanese fleet is destroyed by a single battleship of the United States Navy using a weapon that concentrates and amplifies electric currents in the earth's atmosphere.
Used availability for E Phillips Oppenheim's The Dumb Gods Speak
June 1970 : UK Hardback