By W. E. Johns
While Biggles' contrary quantity and previous buddy within the French Surete, Marcel Brissac, joins the French international Legion, Biggles is intrigued as to why. After pondering it via, Biggles concludes that Marcel is onto a global gang with a monetary curiosity in warfare. quite a few nations are at battle with one another and while there's a probability of peace, an incident often happens to thwart the peace strategy. The foreign gang is in the back of such incidents. the single lead is the data that the crowd encourages French overseas Legionnaires to abandon and sign up for them. Biggles and Ginger sign up for Marcel within the Legion, and locate he's less than suspicion. finally, Biggles and Ginger are approached to abandon because of their flying adventure. the 1st try is going improper yet ultimately they do barren region and so stick with a path that they wish will cause them to the folks responsible. the path ends up in the Valley of the Tartars, the place a mystery squadron is undertaking acts of aggression. right here they detect the gang's most modern recruit is a undeniable Erich Von Stalhein. With the aid of a lone madman waging a one-man warfare opposed to the group and a shock assault by means of Kurds, Biggles foils their plans. Air Commodore Raymond will get to fulfill Von Stalhein for the 1st time. The dirt hide depicts Biggles within the Legion uniform.
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