(From the publisher):
had been just an old passenger launch, but when the Japanese invaded Singapore during World War II everthing that could float was pressed into service. And so, crammed with refugees, harried and bombed by enemy planes, the Sigli
had struggled south in a desperate attempt to escape.
Rupert Blair's family had been among the passengers on that fateful journey in which the ship and all aboard had disappeared. Twenty years later, Blair still hasn't forgotten - has never abandoned his obsession to discover exactly what had happened. Now Rupert Blair embarks upon a journey of his own - one that will take him to a primitive, savage island in search of the truth.
Original title: The Hostile Shore
Genre: Fiction→ Adventure→ Wild Frontiers And Exotic Lands