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The Red Fort - James Leasor
 

The Red FortJames Leasor

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‘This is a battle piece of the finest kind, detailed, authentic and largely written from original documents. Mr. Leasor has a formidable gift of narrative. Never has this story of hate, violence, courage and cowardice been better told.’ … more

The Red Fort
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
Open Secret - James Leasor
 

Open SecretJames Leasor

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Max Cornell had survived the Katyn massacre and the Russian camps. Now he wanted a new life - and the money to enjoy it - in England. And the price of a passport was three years’ work for British Intelligence, running the Russian codenamed … more

Open Secret
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
Mandarin-Gold (Dr. Robert Gunn) - James Leasor
 

Mandarin-Gold (Dr. Robert Gunn)James Leasor

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‘Highly absorbing account of the corruption of an individual during a particularly sordid era of British imperial history,’ The Sunday Times

‘James Leasor switches to the China Sea more than a century ago, and with pace and ingenuity tells… more

Mandarin-Gold (Dr. Robert Gunn)
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
The One That Got Away - James Leasor
 

The One That Got AwayJames Leasor

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‘A good story, crisply told’ – New York Times

Franz von Werra was the only German prisoner of war to escape and return to Germany after being captured by the Allies. An incredibly charismatic, inventive and self-confident man, he was a Luf… more

The One That Got Away
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
Jade Gate (Dr. Robert Gunn) - James Leasor
 

Jade Gate (Dr. Robert Gunn)James Leasor

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Robert Gunn, founder of the Mandarin-Gold trading company, had always been quick to seize new opportunities. That had been the making of his vast Far Eastern trading empire. And when the change from sail to steam in the world’s shipping mad… more

Jade Gate (Dr. Robert Gunn)
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
The Chinese Widow (Dr. Robert Gunn) - James Leasor
 

The Chinese Widow (Dr. Robert Gunn)James Leasor

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James Leasor’s two preceding books in his chronicle of the Far East a century and half ago - FOLLOW THE DRUM and MANDARIN-GOLD were acclaimed by critics on both sides of the Atlantic. THE CHINESE WIDOW is their equal. It combines the feroci… more

The Chinese Widow (Dr. Robert Gunn)
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
Who Killed Sir Harry Oakes? - James Leasor
 

Who Killed Sir Harry Oakes?James Leasor

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James Leasor cleverly reconstructs events surrounding a brutal and unusual murder. It is 1943 and Sir Harry Oakes lies horrifically murdered at his Bahamian mansion. Although a self-made multi-millionaire, Sir Harry is an unlikely victim th… more

Who Killed Sir Harry Oakes?
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
They Don't Make Them Like Th... - James Leasor
 

They Don't Make Them Like Th...James Leasor

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They don’t make them like that any more. Cars, that is. They don’t, and they never will again. Which accounts for the enormous world-wide interest in old motors of every description, and the fantastic prices that they fetch. Behind this lat… more

They Don’t Make Them Like That Any More
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
Rhodes & Barnato: The Premie... - James Leasor
 

Rhodes & Barnato: The Premie...James Leasor

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Cecil Rhodes and ‘Barney’ Barnato were born within a year of each other, one the son of a Hertfordshire clergyman, the other in the East End of London. They separately emigrated to South Africa and, despite all the odds, both became multi-… more

Rhodes & Barnato: The Premier and the Prancer
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
Passport to Peril (Dr Jason Love) - James Leasor
 

Passport to Peril (Dr Jason Love)James Leasor

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“Second instalment in the exploits of Dr Jason Love… Technicolour backgrounds, considerable expertise about weapons… action, driven along with terrific vigour” - The Sunday Times

“It whips along at a furious pace” - The Sun

“A great succ… more

Passport to Peril (Dr Jason Love)
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
Passport To Oblivion (filmed... - James Leasor
 

Passport To Oblivion (filmed...James Leasor

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Passport to Oblivion is the first case book of Dr. Jason Love … country doctor turned secret agent. Multi-million selling, published in 19 languages around the world and filmed as Where the Spies Are starring David Niven. ‘As K pushed … more

Passport To Oblivion (filmed as Where The Spies Are) (Dr Jason Love)
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
Never Had a Spanner on Her - James Leasor
 

Never Had a Spanner on HerJames Leasor

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In the sequel to “They Don’t Make Them Like That Any More” our vintage car dealer gets involved in a scheme to import some vintage cars from Nasser’s Egypt. From the run of the mill trades of London our hero finds himself in Cairo and tryi… more

Never Had a Spanner on Her
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
Singapore - The Battle That ... - James Leasor
 

Singapore - The Battle That ...James Leasor

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When Singapore fell to the Japanese on 15 February 1942, it was a devastating blow to the Allies, the British Empire and signalled a significant turning point in history. James Leasor’s story begins as far back as the early nineteenth centu… more

Singapore - The Battle That Changed The World
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
Passport in Suspense (Dr Jas... - James Leasor
 

Passport in Suspense (Dr Jas...James Leasor

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A superb example of thriller writing at its best’ - Sunday Express

Third of Dr Love’s supercharged adventures… It starts in the sunshine of the Bahamas, swings rapidly by way of a brunette corpse into Mexico, and winds up in the yacht … more

Passport in Suspense (Dr Jason Love)
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
The Marine from Mandalay - James Leasor
 

The Marine from MandalayJames Leasor

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This is the true story of a Royal Marine wounded by shrapnel in Mandalay in WW2 who undergoes a long solitary march to the Japanese through the whole of Burma and then finds his way back through India and back to Britain to report for duty … more

The Marine from Mandalay
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
Boarding Party (The Sea Wolves) - James Leasor
 

Boarding Party (The Sea Wolves)James Leasor

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Filmed as The Sea Wolves, this is the story of the undercover exploit of a territorial unit. The Germans had a secret transmitter on one of their ships in the neutral harbour of Goa. Its purpose was to guide the U-boats against Allied shipp… more

Boarding Party (The Sea Wolves)
James Leasor
English
The Millionth Chance: The St... - James Leasor
 

The Millionth Chance: The St...James Leasor

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The Times ‘Mr Leasor’s account of a tragedy that ought not to have happened, is full and moving.’

The R101 airship was thought to be the model for the future, an amazing design that was ‘as safe as houses…except for the millionth chanc… more

The Millionth Chance: The Story of the R. 101
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
Host of Extras - James Leasor
 

Host of ExtrasJames Leasor

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The bawdy, wise-cracking owner of Aristo Autos is offered two immaculate vintage Rolls straight out of a collector’s dream: one is a tourer, the other an Alpine. The cars, and Aristo, get in on a shady film deal which leads to a trip to Cor… more

Host of Extras
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
The Plague and The Fire - James Leasor
 

The Plague and The FireJames Leasor

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This book chronicles the horror and human suffering of two of the most terrible years in London’s long and vivid history. 1665 brought the plague and cries of “Bring Out Your Dead” echoed the city. A year later, the already decimated capita… more

The Plague and The Fire
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English
Green Beach - James Leasor
 

Green BeachJames Leasor

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‘Of all the war stories I have read, truth or fiction, this is the best’ – Ottawa Journal

Green Beach has blown the lid off one of the Second World War’s best-kept secrets’ - Daily Express

If I had been aware of the orders given to the… more

Green Beach
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English

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