The murky world of the secret service and international terrorism comes to a Cornish seaside village, against a background of the Miner’s Strike, and struck by IRA atrocities in 1984.
A reluctant heir, Rob Nicolson former Royal Marine Commando, arrives in Cornwall to claim the legacy of ‘Kantara’ his late aunt’s bungalow. A letter and diaries from his dead aunt takes him back to World War II espionage. He begins to investigate and sets in motion a chain of violent events that involve Naval Intelligence, MI5 and the IRA. On the shores of a Californian lake the story reaches its bleak and stunning conclusion.
Mark Simmons Room 39 and The Cornish Legacy. Publisher Lulu 2013 softback 210 pages new