It began with a brutal act of stealth, when Iranian commandos sank an American ship in the Persian Gulf. It escalated faster than anyone could have expected and soon the world teetered on the brink of war when U.S. bombers attacked Iran's vital oil industry. Now, the final battle for control of the Persian Gulf has begun. But this time the war will strike at America's heart, on its own soil, because a team of Iran's most elite killers are on their way to Washington, D.C. Their target: the President of the United States.
WILLIAM CHRISTIE, a former Marine Corps infantry officer, has poured his firsthand experience into a gripping thriller sure to hold you from the first page to the last. His knowledge of the way the military really works, combined with the talent of a natural storyteller, leads to an unforgettable vision of modern warfare as it exists today -- and as it will be tomorrow.