Book Reviews of Gold Mine

Gold Mine
Gold Mine
Author: Wilbur Smith
ISBN-13: 9780425072769
ISBN-10: 0425072762
Publication Date: 1/15/1984
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Publisher: Berkley
Book Type: Paperback
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High adventure in the mining fields of South Africa. Movie starring Roger Moore made from this novel.
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Contemporary Wilbur Smith. Interesting information on the mining industry, and, as usual, a good adventure novel!
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North of Johannesburg, five companies share the Kitchenerville fields, furiously blasting and digging deep into the earth. For some men, gold mining is a way of life--and death. For some it's just a business. For one man, it's the most dangerous game of all...

Rod Ironsides makes love to his boss's wife and drives his miners faster and harder than anyone has ever dared. A few weeks ago, Ironsides had a passion for golf and one-night stands. Now, he has been handed a prize and a curse: to blast through rock and reap a fortune--or be destroyed.

From a split-second, oxygen-sucking explosion to a looming underground wall of water, there are a dozen ways Rod can fail. But his passion and fury won't let him back down from a conspiracy he cannot see: men who want to turn his mine into a death trap--for the bloodiest pay-day of all...