The Glory Boys

First published in 1976

Gerald Seymour’s second thriller begins with three Palinistinian terrorists on their way to assassinate an Israeli nuclear scientist.

Only one of the group survives an encounter with the police and he arrives in England, determined to carry out the mission.

An IRA man reluctantly finds himself ordered to help the Palinistinian. They have to stay one step ahead of their hunters.

Filmed for British television in 1984, staring Rod Steiger and Anthony Perkins.