Hodder & Stoughton, 1990.
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Bond is asked to investigate the kidnapping of several scientists who have been working on a new submarine detection system. Bonds investigations lead him to Brokenclaw, a half Chinese philanthropist with a deformed hand and a thirst to bring economic meltdown through the collapse of the Dollar.