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Assignment Helene (Sam Durell #9)

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In the newly created country Salangap, deep in the Indochina region, General Trang is leading the Xu Bhien in a revolt to take over the nascent nation. An American seems to be a major player in the action and Durell's job is to find out who he or she is and eliminate the problem.
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Published February 12th 1978 by Fawcett (first published 1959)
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The ninth book in the Sam Durell spy series is more of a detective novel than a straight spy story. Sam Durrell is dispatched to the fictional Salangap, a new island republic in the China Sea. The US Consul at Salangap has been killed and there are three primary suspects. Solving this murder amidst the backdrop of somebody within the Consulate helping to smuggle arms to jungle rebels and gangsters form the plot of the novel.

This is another solid entry in this long series that runs for over 40 bo
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