Assignment--Maltese Maiden Author:Edward S. Aarons Twice before Sam had crossed the infamous Madame Hung. Each time he had endured agony, escaping at the final moment. Last time he had finished her off — --he thought. But apparently she was like the cat with nine lives--and now she had kidnapped his boss, General McFee. — And without McFee the heart, the core, the brain of K section was gone. — The... more » man who held all the top-secret, confidential, intelligence items locked in his cool, calculating, and impersonal mind was gone.
It was a crisis, a full-scale world crisis. It was also bait...to get Sam Durell.« less