Edges of boards and DJ have light shelfwear. DJ protected with mylar. Pages tight and clean. Retired library book with usual marks and attachments. Pocket removed. 221 pages. HardCover Binding. Year: 1973. ISBN: 0698105117. The stratagems and chicaneries of political life escalate into blackmail and murder in this stunning novel of treachery and collusion at the very heart of government.