Escape: The True Story of the Only Westerner Ever to Escape by David McMillan

By David McMillan

Klong Prem felony, Thailand. The "Bangkok Hilton", the place six hundred foreigners one of the 12,000 inmates of this walled criminal urban additionally wait and decay. one of the tragic, ruthless and forgotten, one guy resolves to do what no different has performed: get away. this is often the genuine tale of drug smuggler David McMillan's perilous break-out from Asia's so much infamous criminal. From his arrest at Don Muang airport, to expecting trial inside of Klong Prem, he presents an perception into the lives of the British, Australian, American and different Western prisoners as they're destroyed by way of illness, overlook and depression. loss of life is their basically manner out. weeks sooner than a near-certain dying sentence McMillan escaped, by no means to be obvious in Thailand back. compliment for "Escape": "Once McMillan places his bold plan into position, the motion rips alongside like a mystery . . . breathtaking stuff" information of the area, united kingdom; "This is without doubt one of the world's so much notorious—and remarkable—heroin traffickers: Melbourne guy David McMillan. regardless of nonetheless being at the run, McMillan has written a booklet, get away, approximately ... his extraordinary breakout in Bangkok" The Australian; "Gripping" Zoo Weekly, united kingdom; "The jailbreak used to be directly out of a movie" The Age, Australia; "The ebook is outstandingly good written ... break out begs to be made right into a movie" Pattaya Mail, Thailand; "Reads larger than any thriller" Stephen leather-based, bestselling writer of non-public Dancer, The Basement, tough touchdown and as soon as Bitten; "Drug trafficker David McMillan ... spent years plotting his break out from a Bangkok jail" BBC, united kingdom; "In the fashion of Howard Marks—the overseas drug broker who grew to become a best-selling author—McMillan is touting a e-book approximately his criminal escapades. The ebook, entitled get away, is promoting good in Asia" London night common, united kingdom.

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