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Ascent by Jed Mercurio
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Yefgenii Yeremin is a flyer and he is a phantom. In the Korean War, he is the legendary ace dubbed Ivan the Terrible , shooting down more American jets than any other pilot in history. But the Soviet Union s involvement in Korea must be kept secret, so Yefgenii is exiled to a remote Arctic base, his name unknown, his victories uncelebrated. But in 1964, a man arrives from Moscow, from the Space Committee, in search of a volunteer prepared to sacrifice everything for his country...

Author Biography

Jed Mercurio's first novel Bodies was chosen as one of the five best debuts of 2002 by the Guardian. His adaptation of Bodies won the Royal Television Society Award for Best Drama Series of 2005. While at Medical School, Jed Mercurio received extensive flying training in the Royal Air Force, with the aim of becoming a physician-pilot. He resigned his commission in 1992 and, after beginning a career as a hospital doctor, he became a full-time writer in 1994.
Release date NZ
February 7th, 2008
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Vintage
Pages
272
Dimensions
129x198x17
ISBN-13
9780099468523
Product ID
1659758

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