The Cone of Silence

David Beaty

4.14 based on 7 ratings & 0 reviews on
See more book details
20 June 2013
314 pages

With its tremendous tension and electrifying impact this is one of the great novels of the air.

It is the early, dangerous days in the life of a new jet airliner. Millions of pounds have been invested in her—national prestige is at stake . . .

Then Victor Fox comes near to disaster. The Court of Enquiry lays the blame on the pilot . . .

‘A successor to Nevil Shute is already cleared for take-off’ Sunday Times

‘Made my heart race’ Daily Express