The Guardians of Stavka: The Deadly Hunt for the Romanov Gold by Robert Egby
Approx. 151,730 words.
Published on January 30, 2012.
For sixty years rumours raged on Canada’s west coast that a large gold cache belonging to the murdered Tsar Nikolas II was lost in a sunken ship. In 1979 when a weekend hunter discovers an ingot in a remote mountain cave it triggers a flurry of international gold seekers. The Tsar’s cache of 110 tonnes is worth three billion dollars.