Eight Lives Down (Paperback)Chris Hunter (author)
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You have the most dangerous job in the world's most dangerous place. You are responsible for bomb disposal in the British sector of Iraq.You are the last defence against oblivion. And it's already a hundred degrees in the shade. ,
You are up against some of the most sophisticated bombmakers in the world. They don't play by the rules of the Geneva Convention. Nothing but your own wits will save you. You're on your own.
Now is the moment of truth. All you can hear is the sound of your own blood pounding through your veins. This could be your last moment on earth.
IT'S JUST YOU AND THE BOMB
Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
Number of pages: 528
Weight: 357 g
Dimensions: 198 x 127 x 33 mm
You might expect an account of disabling bombs to be repetitive or overly technical, but Hunter's is neither. Each incident is fascinatingly different and edge-of-the-seat dramatic, and Hunter recounts them with vividness and clarity * Daily Mail *
Thoughtful, gripping and engaging... The emotion, the immediacy, the adrenalin rush of what it feels like to walk towards a device that may or may not blow at any minute taking you and everyone in the proximity with it packs an authentic punch -- Kate Mosse * The Times *
Chris Hunter is a very brave man. His work couldn't be more terrifying or necessary * Daily Mirror *
Action-packed... A breathtaking story of courage and survival * News of the World *
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