By Brad Thor
A weapon designed to decimate the Roman Empire has simply develop into the number 1 hazard to the United States.
From the nationwide bestselling writer of The Lions of Lucerne, Path of the Assassin, and State of the Union comes the main gripping foreign mystery but that includes army SEAL became covert counterterrorism agent Scot Harvath.
"Scot Harvath is the correct all-American hero for the post-September eleventh world."
-- Nelson DeMille
When a secret millions of years within the making threatens to catapult the enemies of the USA to a convinced and decisive victory, the single individual the president can demand assistance is the guy the management has simply fired.
Caught continue to exist Al Jazeera in an off-the-books operation, Scot Harvath's occupation has been terminated and he's compelled to visit flooring because the president bows to strain from a ruthless senator together with her attractions set at the White apartment. but if the tide within the battle on terror without warning turns opposed to the united states, the president has no selection yet to secretly deliver Harvath again inside.
Ducking a congressional subpoena, Harvath travels to the Mediterranean, the place he learns of a shadowy association that has been combing the earth for many years looking for the last word weapon to exploit opposed to the USA and her allies.
Now, after 3 summers of record-setting warmth throughout present-day Europe, one progressively melting Alpine glacier has given up an historical secret--one with the aptitude to thrust civilization again into the darkish Ages.
From Cyprus, London, and Paris, to Italy, Switzerland, and Saudi Arabia, Harvath needs to race opposed to the clock to forestall one of many maximum evils ever to stand the USA. together with his attribute high-voltage motion, sweeping foreign locales, and meticulous examine, Brad Thor has created one other supercharged novel that's absolute to thrill.