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Corral So the time rockets can actually vary considerably each day from a few second to as much as a minute Neither is a precise set timeThe second flaw is that after leaving the bank the robbers escape by blending in with the the runners of the encierro Since the whole run only lasts an average of about two and half minutes there is no way the robbers could reach the street in time to run with the bulls even half way through the course as they were Lastly the rockets are not so loud that they would mask an explosion in a nearby bank Add to these problems the fact the book has not only too many characters but they re hard to keep straight in that they are so similar and one dimensionalI ve never seen the movie based on the book It appears to have never been in print in any medium since it was first released in 1968 Too bad It can be any worse than the book. S some slimy some honorable get involved for a lively escapade and twist ending Peter and Grace are fun skilful witty in an twist ending Peter and Grace are fun skilful witty in an holiday villa 1960s atmosphere 1967 film stars Stephen Boyd Yvette Mimieux Giovanna Ralli. The Caper of the Golden Bulls by William P McGivern is a dramatic heist planned during the bull race in by William P McGivern is a dramatic heist planned during the bull race in Spain from eweled Virgin Mary statues in the festival parade Peter Churchman has retired uietly to a small village until nasty former team mates Angela and Francois Morel blackmail him into planning and helping her steal diamonds from the effigies stored in a bank vault His new love Grace mother of three surprises him with her talents Other characters some slimy some honorable get involved for a lively escapade and twist Ending Peter And Grace Peter and Grace fun skilful witty in an exotic holiday villa 1960s atmosphere The problem with novels written in a milieu you know something about is that they almost always come up short You tend to notice all the flaws Such is the case with The Caper of the Golden Bulls set during Pamplona s Fiesta of San Fermin McGivern. This dramatic heist is planned for the eweled Virgin Mary statues from the festival parade bull race in Pamplona Spain The Dove terror of Scotland Yard Peter Churchman has retired uietly to a small village until nasty The Caper of the Golden BullsS whole premise is that a a group professional criminals is going to rob a bank on the route of the encierro The Running of a bank on the route of the encierro The Running of Bulls The brilliance of the plan is that they will time the explosions to blow the vault with those of the sounds of the rocket explosions announcing that the bulls have been turned loose from the corral and then to escape in the encierro The problem was McGivern got the purpose of the rockets wrong McGivern didn t even identify rockets as being the source of the explosions The big problem though was that McGivern assumed that there were two closely timed explosions to signal that the corral gate had been opened at exactly 6 am The actual time in 1966 was 7 amThe first rocket is actually set off not when the corral gate is opened but when the first bull not the first steer leaves the corral and the second when the last bull has left the. Ormer team mates Angela and Francois Morel blackmail him into planning and helping steal diamonds from the effigies stored in a bank vault His new love Grace mother of three surprises him with her talents Other character.