The Devil's Alternative
Only 1 copies remain
The Devil's Alternative
Released
January 1, 1979
Publisher
Hutchinson
  • Unsigned
  • Hardcover
  • UK First Edition, First Printing
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Recommended by Goldsboro Books
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Recommended by Goldsboro Books
Book condition

A fine first edition with slight foxing to top of page block. In a near-fine price-clipped dust jacket with very slight bruising to top and bottom of spine.



About

'Whichever option I choose, men are going to die.'


When the entire Soviet Union wheat crop is destroyed by a devastating string of failures, the population faces starvation. The USA is quick to offer assistance. They devise a plan to trade vital food resources with the Russians in exchange for sensitive political information. But the Politburo has other ideas: the invasion of Western Europe to commandeer the food for themselves...


As the paths of communication breakdown the president of the United States and leaders from around the world face an appalling choice: Should they allow the loss of thousands to save the lives of many more? This is the Devil's Alternative and in this incomparable and gripping thriller the Cold War giants must fight a battle to the death.

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