|Banco (1973) [Novel]|
by Henri Charriere
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Here at last is the sensational sequel to Papillon - the great story of escape and adventure that took the world by storm.
Banco continues the adventures of Henri Charriere - nicknamed 'Papillon' - in Venezuela, where he has finally won his freedom after thirteen years of escape and imprisonment. Despite his resolve to become an honest man, Charriere is soon involved in hair-raising exploits with goldminers, gamblers, bank-robbers, revolutionaries - robbing and being robbed, his lust for life as strong as ever. He also runs night clubs in Caracas until an earthquake ruins him in 1967 - when he decides to write the book that brings him international fame.
Original title: Banco: The Further Adventures Of Papillon
Genre: Fiction→ Adventure→ Male-Action/Adventure