Act of War: A Novel
From the corridors of strength in
Washington to the frontlines of the war
on terror, Dale Brown takes you to the
heart of the motion and introduces his
most exhilarating personality to date
In Act of War, Dale Brown is going past whatever he is performed ahead of, taking readers deep into the hot international of intelligence-focused conflict, and introducing a state of the art new hero: thirty-two-year-old military significant Jason Richter, clothier of a complete array of futuristic infantry guns and units created to seek down a brand new breed of enemy with unrivaled pace and lethality. With all of the exciting conflict scenes and specialist army maneuvers that experience develop into the hallmark of this New York Times bestselling writer, this can be an severe, action-packed spectacle that mixes geopolitics, terrorism, and warfare.
Near Houston, Texas, an oil refinery belonging to 1 of the world's greatest multinational strength businesses is destroyed by means of a "backpack" nuclear equipment. this can be only one of many assaults being perpetrated opposed to the corporate worldwide by means of a gaggle whose challenge is to forestall worldwide enterprises and executive enterprises from plundering the world's common assets within the identify of profit.
Before this crew moves back, Jason Richter is named in together with his top-secret high-tech army unit, code-named job strength TALON, a distinct joint army and FBI unit manage by way of the nationwide safety consultant to trace down and defeat terrorists worldwide. Richter believes there's just one procedure during which to snare his competitors -- locate, pursue, have interaction, and kill. And the single option to do that is to play them at their very own online game: Be unconventional and quick, hit-and-run and brutal adequate to strike worry into the guts of the main committed terrorist. Richter also needs to prepared the ground via a chain of unforeseen turns that at last uncovers a mole excessive up in the executive who's in pursuit of his personal own revenge.
If Richter fails, it will not be simply the lives of his crew which are misplaced, yet the United States itself.
be mindful Pavel Khalimov too, his ‘enforcer’ within the KirovPyerviy oil company—he’s even worse. no less than Zakharov could contemplate your worth to himself and his schemes first ahead of placing a bullet on your head: Khalimov wouldn’t waste the brainpower.” “Why didn’t you've gotten Zakharov eradicated your self, Harold?” the President requested. He knew that Harold Chester Kingman definitely selected homicide as one in all his instruments for company success—and he additionally knew that he was once most likely the one guy on this planet that.
Eyes jam-packed with worry and he remained silent. That wouldn’t be too surprising—if you weren’t proficient in demolitions, it might be damned tricky for somebody to show that key realizing it was once set to blow numerous hundred pounds of excessive explosives quite a few steps away. yet this used to be no longer the time to determine it didn’t paintings. “Damn you! The radio signal’s no longer getting out. The americans can be jamming us.” To the lieutenant, he acknowledged, “Go to the detonators within the laptop room and set them to move off in ten.
right here. yet I don’t count on we’ll be utilizing it correct away.” “Why not?” Jason requested. “You nonetheless wish to pass up opposed to the undesirable men with simply your little pistol there?” “The key to a profitable research, significant, is information—timely, exact intelligence info, rigorously analyzed and strategized,” she spoke back. “We come to a decision precisely what point of aid we'd like as soon as we’ve studied the suspects and decided their dimension, energy, composition, and…” “That’s effortless, precise Agent.
Is seriously instrumented, so we’ll have a number of cameras on all avid gamers and should manage to do a radical debrief in a while. All communications, weapon hits, and participant activities might be recorded. We’ll have it slow to iron out procedural difficulties in a while, so permit the system faults ensue. Questions?” The officer dependable, Jake Maxwell, nodded towards Richter and Moore. “What are the CIDs’ roles this day, Sergeant Major?” “They are right here to observe,” Jefferson spoke back. “They will test-fire their.
“If you've got actionable details, you want to current it to Chamberlain, Jefferson, and the remainder of the duty strength. We’ll be sure the knowledge and draw up a plan.” “It can’t wait,” Jason stated. “In twelve hours it’ll be too late—we have to head down there now. I’ve bought a airplane status through which can take us to Brazil tonight.” “Brazil?” She paused. Then she acknowledged, “Where are you currently, Richter? Where’s Dr. Vega? You’re not…?” “I’m yes Jefferson can get us clearance,” Jason stated. “C’mon,.