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DEVIL'S ASSASSIN, THE

Synopsis

Bombay, 1857. Jack Lark is living precariously as an officer when his heroic but fraudulent past is discovered by Major Ballard, the army’s intelligence officer. Not far away, in Persia, the Shah is moving against British territory and seeks to conquer the crucial city of Herat. Jack learns that secrets crucial to the campaign’s success are leaking into their enemies’ hands. But who is the traitor?