From the Publisher:
This deadly cat-and-mouse game begins in 1985, when an audacious hijacking occurred off the northwest coast of England resulting in the disappearance of one hundred million pounds in gold bullion. The haul and its hijackers were believed to be en route to Ireland on the Irish Rose when it sank leaving only two survivors. Ten years later, the president of the United States receives information on the whereabouts of the Irish Rose and her golden cargo information that many people would stop at nothing to obtain...
Jack Higgins: Drink with the Devil. Berkley Publishing Group, ISBN: 0425157547 (June, 1997), 336 p., $7.99