Air Battle Force

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Harper Collins, May 13, 2003 - Fiction - 448 pages
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Edge-of-Your-Seat Action from the
Master of High-Flying Adventure

Dale Brown is the author of fourteen New York Times bestsellers, and now he soars to new heights with this outstanding, realistic thriller of warfare and global politics that rivals any headline we can imagine.

On America's newest combat base, U.S. Air Force aerial warfare expert Major General Patrick McLanahan and his crew of daring engineers are devising the air combat unit of the future. Known as Air Battle Force, it can launch concentrated, stealthy, precision-guided firepower to any spot on the globe within hours. And soon McLanahan and his warriors will have their first target.

Chased out of Afghanistan, Taliban fighters are planning to invade the neighboring oil-rich Republic of Turkmenistan, an isolated and incredibly wealthy Central Asian state. As unsteady alliances form and forces collide, the impending battle for control of the world's largest oil deposits threatens to tear apart the tenuous peace created by America's victories in Afghanistan. Now it's up to McLanahan and a handful of American commandos half a world away, aided by an untested and unproven force of robotic warplanes, to win a war in which everyone -- even "friendly" forces at home -- wants them to fail.

Fast. Explosive. Impossible to put down. Air Battle Force is the perfect Dale Brown combination of spellbinding suspense and cutting-edge military technology.

 

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These two works show Brown at his best: lots of technical detail and action, though not as solid in character and plot development. But who cares? It's all a lot of fun. Silver Tower concerns a ... Read full review

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Starting with Flight of the Old Dog, Brown has written 14 novels about modern and future war with a focus on air war. In his latest, the Taliban have plans to take over oil-rich Turkmenistan, thus ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
6
Section 3
35
Section 4
41
Section 5
45
Section 6
89
Section 7
106
Section 8
112
Section 19
271
Section 20
274
Section 21
277
Section 22
301
Section 23
308
Section 24
312
Section 25
318
Section 26
335

Section 9
128
Section 10
159
Section 11
165
Section 12
179
Section 13
195
Section 14
198
Section 15
220
Section 16
248
Section 17
265
Section 18
270
Section 27
342
Section 28
344
Section 29
395
Section 30
399
Section 31
414
Section 32
415
Section 33
419
Section 34
427
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Dale Brown is the author of numerous New York Times bestsellers, starting with Flight of the Old Dog in 1987, and most recently A Time for Patriots. A former U.S. Air Force captain, he can often be found flying his own plane over the skies of Nevada.

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