view cart menu separator categories menu separator faq
advanced search
categories  > Books & Magazines > Books > Fiction (39)
OUT ON THE RIM by Ross Thomas (1987, Hardcover)

OUT ON THE RIM by Ross Thomas (1987, Hardcover)

Price: $1.75 add to cart     
Feedback: 100%, 18 sales Ask seller a question
Shipping: USPS calculated click to check
Condition: Used
Payment Options: Money Order, Cashier's Check, Personal Check,
Description: OUT ON THE RIM - An Adventure Novel (314 pages)

From the jacket: "Shadowy and well-financed interests want to funnel five million dollars to rebels in the Philippine mountains, to fund the violent revolt against the fledgling Aquino government. But the rebel leader trusts no one but Booth Stallings, a terrorism expert who fought by his side during World War II. Stallings isn't interested in Philippine power squabbles, but he is deeply interested in five million dollars.

In order to reroute the cash to his own pocket, Stallings needs the kind of help that can only be provided by the most inventive confidence artists in the hemisphere: the wily Artie Wu, pretender to the throne of China, and his occasionally explosive partner Quincey Durant.

The trail to the Chinese mastermind goes through the number one connection in the U.S., Otherguy Overby -- a legendary con man in his own right. But before Stallings finds Wu, he discovers that the money men have provided an obstacle. Georgia Blue, the toughest lady bodyguard in Washington, has been assigned to stick to him until he reaches the rebel camp.

Throw in a depraved Australian by the name of Boy Howdy, an unpredictably volatile young woman with ties to the rebel leader, a pair of CIA operatives, an assortment of killings, and you have the most intricate labyrinth ever penned by Ross Thomas."

Author: Ross Thomas

Condition: Very good, I'd say. The dust jacket is just a bit scuffed and slightly worn around the edges. There are small notations in the upper right corner of the first two pages. The rest of the interior pages are in like new condition.

Published: The Mysterious Press; 1987; First Printing

**NOTE**: Shipping charges are discounted when more than one of my items are purchased at the same time. See what else I have to offer!
Other Products from jrbuck98:View all products
THE BRASS RING - Love Theme From The Flight Of The Phoenix - 1966 LP (Dunhill - D-50008)
HARRY CHAPIN - Greatest Stories -- Live - 1976 Cassette (Elektra - C2 6003)
THE EIGHT by Katherine Neville (1988, Hardcover)
SERENDIPITY SINGERS - Don't Let The Rain Come Down (Philips #40175) - 45rpm
THE 4 SEASONS - New Gold Hits - 1967 LP (Phillips - PHS 600-243)
DEFIANCE COUNTY by Jay Brandon (1996, Hardcover)
JOE SOUTH - Games People Play / Mirror of Your Mind - 45rpm Record
CARLY SIMON - Film Noir - 1997 ECD - Arista Records (07822-18984-2)
The ROD McKUEN Collection 1956-1994 - 5-CD Boxed Set (1994 - Laserlight)
MUSIC WITH 58 MUSICIANS - Volume One - 1980 2-LP Set (ECM - PRO-A-850)
Last Updated: 21 Sep 2017 19:37:00 PDT home  |  about  |  terms  |  contact
Powered by eCRATER - a free online store builder