The Day of the Jackal

The Day of the Jackal: The legendary assassination thriller

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 07/04/2011
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Synopsis

50th Anniversary Edition with a new introduction by Lee Child 'In a class by itself. Unputdownable.' - The Sunday Times  One of the most celebrated thrillers ever written, The Day of the Jackal is the electrifying story of the struggle to catch a killer before it's too late. It is 1963 and an anonymous Englishman has been hired by the Operations Chief of the O.A.S. to murder General de Galle. A failed attempt in the previous year means the target will be nearly impossible to get to. But this latest plot involves a lethal weapon: an assassin of legendary talent. Known only as The Jackal this remorseless and deadly killer must be stopped, but how do you track a man who exists in name alone?

  • Publisher: Cornerstone
  • ISBN: 9780099557364
  • Number of pages: 400
  • Weight: 277g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 24 mm

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The Day of the Jackal
Unique thriller
This much recommended thriller does not disappoint. Clearly an inspiration to the like of Lee Child who writes an introduction in this fiftieth anniversary... READ MORE
Tim Dumble