Banco: The Further Adventures of Papillon (Paperback)Henri Charriere (author)
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The sensational sequel to 'Papillon'.
'Banco' continues the adventures of Henri Charriere - nicknamed Papillon - in Venezuela, where he has finally won his freedom after thirteen years of escape and imprisonment. Despite his resolve to become an honest man, Charriere is soon involved in hair-raiding exploits with goldminers, gamblers, bank-robbers and revolutionaries - robbing and being robbed, his lust for life as strong as ever. He also runs night clubs in Caracas until an earthquake ruins him in 1967 - when he decides to write the book that brings his international fame.
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 170 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 19 mm
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Superb from start to finish. A great follow on from the epic Papillon.
“A happy ending to Henri Charriere's adventure”
Really enjoyed reading the outcome of Henri Charriere's Life in Venezuela after Papillon's escapes. Shame we don't know and learn anymore about his 2 first offsprings!
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