Per Fine Ounce

by Peter Vollmer


ISBN: 9781783339815
  • Word Count84,967
  • Page Count259
  • IllustrationsTwo Black and White Images

Commander Geoffrey Peace, an ex-Submarine commander is seconded to MI6 and sent undercover to South Africa to check on an ultra-right wing Afrikaner group who are active in gold-mining and thought to have a gold bullion shipment en route to Britain. This group have acquired nuclear weapons before those in the South African arsenal were dismantled. MI6 have reason to believe that these weapons have been secreted away in a mine in the desert.

About the Author

Peter Vollmer’s books of high adventure and suspense are a natural reflection of their author. Peter is the grandson of German colonists who settled in Namibia in 1890. His parents studied in Germany where the bulk of his family still resides today. After living and studying in Namibia, France and England, Peter returned to his native South Africa. He was involved in assisting then Rhodesia when it declared UDI and assisted in breaking the embargo set by the UN. He is fluent in German, English and Afrikaans. Peter has family who own farms on the fringe of the Namib Desert and the Kakaoveld on which he would regularly hunt. However, he has now given up hunting. Peter's novels take place in South Africa. He currently resides in Johannesburg with his wife, and has three children and three grandchildren.