Biggles Big Adventures

Biggles Big Adventures

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This thrilling compendium features four action-packed stories starring air ace James Bigglesworth. In "Biggles Flies North," Biggles, Algy, and Ginger fly in to help an old friend counter the attempts of a vicious gang to stifle his air freight business in Canada. In "Biggles Sees it Through," at the outbreak of World War II Biggles and his crew struggle to help a Polish scientist prevent his revolutionary aircraft designs from falling into the hands of Biggles s old enemy Major Von Stalhein. In "Biggles in the Baltic," Biggles s first mission of the war sees him taken by submarine to a hidden air base in the Baltic, where he is to set up a secret unit of the RAF. In "Biggles in the Jungle," our hero lands in Belize where he helps the local British governor destroy a gang of thugs who have enslaved native workers in the depths of the jungle."show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 784 pages
  • 187.96 x 226.06 x 58.42mm | 884.5g
  • Prion Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • action line drawings throughout
  • 1853756164
  • 9781853756160
  • 145,081

Table of contents

Biggles Flies North: A ripping adventure set in the Canadian arctic, where Biggles, Algy and Ginger fly in to help an old friend counter the attempts of a vicious gang to stifle his air freight business.; Biggles Sees It Through: At the outbreak of World War II, Biggles and his crew struggle to help a Polish scientist prevent his revolutionary aircraft designs from falling into the hands of Biggles's old enemy Major Von Stalhein. A thrilling tale ensues.; Biggles in the Baltic: His first mission of the war sees Biggles and his crew taken by submarine to a hidden air base in the Baltic, where he is to set up a secret unit of the RAF.; Biggles in the Jungle: Our hero lands in Belize in Central America, where he helps the local British governor destroy a gang of thugs who have enslaved native workers in the depths of the jungle.show more

Rating details

51 ratings
3.96 out of 5 stars
5 33% (17)
4 33% (17)
3 29% (15)
2 4% (2)
1 0% (0)
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