By John Gardner
James Bond is on a challenge that may develop into an obsession. It begins the evening Flight 229 is torn aside at Washington airport, killing 435 passengers. however the sufferer who issues to Bond is the Principessa Sukie Tempesta: as soon as his lover, nonetheless his good friend. the hunt for Sukie's killers will turn into the main advanced and critical task of Bond's profession. throughout continents and during ever-changing labyrinths of evil, he follows the lines of clues into the centre of a fanatical society extra lethal than any terrorist military. Its code identify is chilly.