Assassination A Secret Service agent is dead, an apparent suicide. A presidential candidate narrowly escapes an assassins bullet. And Desk Three, a convert branch of the NSA, is searching for a chilling connection deep inside The Republic of Vietnam.
Interrogation Once, Charlie Dean was a Marine sniper in Quang Nam Province. Today hes a Deep Black operator, returning to Vietnam to find the source of some threatening e-mails. Instead, he comes face to face with a man he had once hunted downand thought he had killed.
FEAR FOR THE NATION Back in the U. S., Deep Black agent Lia DeFrancesca has uncovered the trail of a killer in Deans path. Now, with every asset, weapon, bug and high-tech magic wand Desk Three can wave, the agents enter a terrifying global race against time.
Because ghosts of the past have risen to lifeto strike a death blow into the heart of the U. S. A.
_25E2_2580_259CCoonts knows how to write and build suspense. _25E2_2580_259D The New York Times Book Review Visit Stephen Coonts Web site atwww. coonts. com