Autumn, 1990. The Gulf War is just beginning. The IRA are suffering. And the British government is on red alert; rumours of a second invasion of the Falklands swirl; the UN has refused Argentina’s claim to oil rights on the islands and now the fate of the land and its black gold are at stake.
Back in London, the international property market is imploding as fund managers tussle with a world in deep recession. Property surveyor, Rupert Brett is fighting to stay on top but past deals come back to haunt him when the authorities require his specific skills once more. Tasked to open an international office in Buenos Aries by the British government, and partnered with an SAS operative named Chris Adams, Brett is thrust into a new deadly game. Time is running out and the sailing season in the South Atlantic is arriving. Continue reading