Eureka, CA; Stark House Press; 2003. 1st treade paoerback omnibus edition. THE BOX: Quinn thought he had all the angles figured. But that's when boss Ryder had him stuffed into a crate and shipped around the world. The box is opened in the North African town of Okar, and what emerges is barely human. But once Quinn recovers, he discovers he has a new chance at life. JOURNEY INTO TERROR: There was a botched robbery and John Bunting's fiance is killed. The cops weren't going to do anything, so he sets out to find the killers himself. That's when he meets Linda, who's just lost her husband. Two wounded souls, one filled with hate, the other with pain--it's funny how much they needed each other Editorial Reviews Bill Pronzini "He had few peers among noir writers of the 50's and 60's; he has few peers today." Ed Gorman, Mystery Scene Magazine "When he was rolling, crime fiction just didn't get any better." Fine.