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Players (50th Anniversary Edition) (Doctor Who: Sixth Doctor)

Terrance Dicks



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18 March 2013
Science fiction; Doctor Who Novel; Science; Space; Aliens; Time Travel; Sixth Doctor
Arriving on the sun-baked veldt in the middle of the Boer War, the Sixth Doctor is soon involved in the adventures of struggling politician and war correspondent Winston Churchill. Of course, he knows Churchill is destined for great things, but unseen forces seem to be interfering with Winston's historic career... The Doctor suspects the hidden hand of the Players, mysterious beings who regard human history as little more than a game. With time running out, can the Doctor find the right moves to defeat them?

An adventure featuring the Sixth Doctor as played by Colin Baker and his companion Peri
By:   Terrance Dicks
Imprint:   BBC
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Volume:   172
Dimensions:   Height: 198mm,  Width: 126mm,  Spine: 20mm
Weight:   228g
ISBN:   9781849905213
ISBN 10:   1849905215
Series:   Doctor Who
Pages:   320
Publication Date:   18 March 2013
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Terrance Dicks worked on scripts for The Avengers as well as other series before becoming Assistant and later full Script Editor of Doctor Who from 1968. Dicks worked on the entirety of the Jon Pertwee Third Doctor era of the programme, and then turned to writing for the show, scripting Tom Baker's first story as the Fourth Doctor. Terrance has written many original Doctor Who novels for BBC Books.

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