Executive orders

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HarperCollins, Apr 1, 1998 - Fiction - 1272 pages
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At The Dramatic Climax Of Debt Of Honour, A Runaway Jumbo Jet Has Crashed Into The Capitol Building In Washington, Leaving The President Dead, Along With Most Of The Cabinet And Congress. Dazed And Confused, The Man Who Only Minutes Before Was Confirmed As The New Caretaker Vice-President Is Told That He Is Now President Of The United States. President John Patrick Ryan. But How Do You Run A Government Without A Government? Where Do You Even Begin? Ryan Knows That The Eyes Of The World Are On Him Now And Many Of Them Are Unfriendly. In Beijing, In Tehran And Even In Washington, There Are Those Eager To Take Advantage. Soon They Will Make Their Moves; Soon They Will Present Jack Ryan With A Crisis So Great Even He Could Not Imagine It.

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Review: Executive Orders (Jack Ryan #8)

User Review  - Catherine - Goodreads

As I plowed my way through this during the past two months, west Africa experienced an explosion in Ebola Virus Disease, and ISIS started beheading Americans and Brits and committing genocide over in ... Read full review

Review: Executive Orders (Jack Ryan #8)

User Review  - Neal - Goodreads

Fun book, prophetic even, written 6 years before 9/11, and still relevant today, see ebola virus outbreak in Africa 2014. It is a pretty fun book to listen to if you don't take it seriously. The ... Read full review

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Tom Clancy was born in Baltimore, Maryland on April 12, 1947. He graduated from Loyola College in 1969, became an insurance agent, and in 1973 became the owner of an insurance agency. It was not until 1980 that he started writing novels. His works include Red Storm Rising, The Cardinal of the Kremlin, The Sum of All Fears, and Rainbow Six. His books The Hunt for Red October, Patriot Games, and Clear and Present Danger were adapted into major motion pictures. He also works nonfiction books including Into the Storm: A Study In Command, Submarine, Armored Cav, Fighter Wing, Airborne, and Reality Check: What's Going on Out There?

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