The Island of Sheep
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Birlinn Limited, 2012.
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9780857905031

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John Buchan., & John Buchan|AUTHOR. (2012). The Island of Sheep . Birlinn Limited.

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John Buchan and John Buchan|AUTHOR. 2012. The Island of Sheep. Birlinn Limited.

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John Buchan and John Buchan|AUTHOR. The Island of Sheep Birlinn Limited, 2012.

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John Buchan, and John Buchan|AUTHOR. The Island of Sheep Birlinn Limited, 2012.

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    [synopsis] => In this classic by the author of The Thirty-Nine Steps, a retiring hero's past draws him into an action-packed adventure capped by a deadly standoff.



 A long-forgotten promise made by Richard Hannay finds him honor-bound to resolve a violent vendetta endangering the lives of a young father and his daughter from unscrupulous and desperate men. Hannay sets out on a high-octane chase from the rural tranquility of his English manor to the Scottish Borders, and ultimately to Scandinavia. On the remote Island of Sheep, a final confrontation begins, and everything will be decided, once and for all . . .



 This, the last of the Hannay adventures-and the last of Buchan's novels to be published during his lifetime-is a rare gem of high drama interwoven with Buchan's personal beliefs about the problems of a post-war world.



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