Created, the Destroyer (The Destroyer, #1)

Created, the Destroyer (The Destroyer, #1) When Ex New Jersey Cop Remo Williams Is Electrocuted For The Murder Of A Dope Dealing Goon, CURE, A Super Secret Government Agency That Doesn T Really Exist, Schemes To Resurrect Remo As The Ultimate Killing Machine That Will Carry Out Most Of Its Dirty Plans Under The Direction Of Expert Assassin Master Chiun, Remo Is Transformed Into The Destroyer And Launches A Series Of Secret Plots To Dissolve The Underworld. Back in the 1970s I was fond of what were then usually called Men s Adventure Books Today I suppose that would be considered Politically Incorrect However I did enjoy them at the timeno apologizes here I also like double cheeseburgers, french fries and chocolate maltsnot to mention the occasional beer.Oh, and Coca Cola, I love Coca Colamy one true addiction.Of
The 1971 novel which is the first in the long running Destroyer series Remo Williams, former Marine and cop, is convicted of a crime he didn t commit and placed on death row A small conspiracy revives him on the other side of his electrocution and convinces him to work for CURE, a very secret government organization which tasks assassins with cleaning up those pesky criminals that make life difficult for average citizens Remo is quickly trained by Chiun, elderly Korean master of the martial a The 1971 novel which is the first in the long running Destroyer series Remo Williams, former Marine and cop, is convicted of a crime he didn t commit and placed on death row A small conspiracy revives him on the other side of his electrocution and convinces him to work for CURE, a very secret government organization which tasks assassins with cleaning up those pesky criminals that make life difficult for average citizens Remo is quickly trained by Chiun, elderly Korean master of the martial art Sinanju, and is sent after a lead named Maxwell who appears to be running crime in New York City.A weird yet fun action adventure, Remo s origin, training, and first mission are described in a very matter of fact manner, as though it s obvious that what Remo is doing will save the country He never really questions who he s killing or why he s doing what he s doing, though surely he feels some gratitude toward CURE for saving him v
I first started reading these books because I was a fan of the Executioner books by Donald Pendleton, and published by the same company Pinnacle books In the end I read them longer, andregularly return to them I haven t read an Executioner or Mack Bolan title in about 20 years The concept here is that the government is tired of being tied by the rules as they try to get the bad guys So they create an organization called CURE, which really doesn t exist, to fight the bad guys without I first started reading these books because I was a fan of the Executioner books by Donald Pendleton, and published by the same company Pinnacle books In the end I read them longer, andregularly return to them I haven t read an Executioner or Mack Bolan title in about 20 years The concept here is that the government is tired of being tied by the rules as they try to get the bad guys So they create an organization called CURE, which really do
The series now has over 150 books in it any one of the books is fun, light read The early books with Richard Sapir are quite entertaining Sapir was a political columnist, I think it shows in the tongue in cheek plots which make fun of everything, but especially pick on one current event or attitude per book Around the 75th book or so the plots really lost their zest, to me I quit reading the series on book 104 The Destroyer is a New Jersey cop who is killed now serves C The series now has over 150 books in it any one of the books is fun, light read The early books with Richard Sapir are quite entertaining Sapir was a political columnist, I think it shows in the tongue in cheek plots which make fun of everything, but especially pick on one current event or attitude per book Around the 75th book or so the plots really lost their zest, to me I quit reading the series on book 104 The Destroyer is a New Jersey cop who is killed now serves CURE, a secret government organization that works outside the Constitution to protect it Led by Dr Smith, an acerbic New Englander trained by Chiun, a Korean who is the world s best assassin, Remo Williams, the Destroyer second best assassin in the world, goes around fixing problems that
In the early seventies as Bruce Lee, Chuck Norris and a variety of martial arts schools and styles were emerging in popular culture, The Destroyer arose as a satire or perhaps evolution of pulp novels by combining the excessive violence and gunplay of book serials like the Executioner and merging it with the philosophy of Oriental fighting.In this first novel Remo s teacher Chuin had not yet rose prominantly as a lead character, figuring in rather exactly as Yoda does ten year later in the Empir In the early seventies as Bruce Lee, Chuck Norris and a variety of martial arts schools and styles were emerging in popular culture, The Destroyer arose as a satire or perhaps evolution
Read this thirty years ago and then again last week Awesome Violent, silly and perfect escapism. I really enjoyed this first one in the series Made me want to read . Why didn t I understand the purpose of this book Am I just so dumb This was a lot of fun. originally posted at month I send out a media alert with an upcoming blog tour featuring this book, Created, The Destroyer The Destroyer series was originally published back in 1971, and this year Little Brown and Co has decided to reissuing all the books published so far in The Destroyer series in ebook format The series is written by Warren Murphy, who also wrote the screenplay of several movies likes Lethal Weapon 2, and Richard Ben Sapir who wr originally posted at month I send out a media alert with an upcoming blog tour featuring this book, Created, The Destroyer The Destroyer series was originally published back in 1971, and this year Little Brown and Co has decided to reissuing all the books published so far in The Destroyer series in ebook format The series is written by Warren Murphy, who also wrote the screenplay of several movies likes Lethal Weapon 2, and Richard Ben Sapir who wrote besides this series also several non destroyer related books I am a big fan of these kind of ass

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  • Paperback
  • 176 pages
  • Created, the Destroyer (The Destroyer, #1)
  • Warren Murphy
  • English
  • 26 November 2019
  • 075924085X