Hidden Rulers of the World. His Greatest Passion
Members of the secretive Bilderberg Club – monarchs, heads of state and CEOs of major corporations – decide to raise the gold price on world markets to avert another global crisis. Though this will dent the value of leading currencies and cause inflation, it will help the economies of many countries. Despite this secret agreement the gold price suddenly starts to plummet. Someone is buying up the metal in order to profit when prices rise, and it has to be a member of the club. In order to identify the traitor the club hires a detective of world renown – the maestro Drongo.
“Chingiz Abdullayev is undoubtedly one of the most distinguished contemporary novelists, known all over the world... His charm could disarm diplomats at state dinners and enemy agents in dark alleys.”
John Boit, The Christian Science Monitor
“His distinctive style, vision and intriguing plot grab readers' attention. It really is a cracking thriller.”
Marc Semo, Libération
"His hero... continues to follow the demands of his conscience by single-handedly protecting the values he cherishes: the cohesion and equality of the nations, legal order, categorical opposition to corruption, self-sacrifice, warm-heartedness.”
Christine Mestre, La Russie d’Aujourd'hui