This thought-provoking near-future thriller focuses on two young FBI agents: William Griffin, the son of a legendary FBI lawman, struggles through training; Fouad Al-Husam, who expects suspicion for this heritage and Muslim faith, finds himself instead sent on super-secret missions to the Middle East. Playing a minor supporting role in their Quantico classmate, Jane Rowland. When a quiet man with mismatched eyes starts telling certain fanatics that he can make gene-keyed anthrax to destroy their hereditary enemies, Griffin and Al-Husam form an unlikely team, headed by veteran agent Rebecca rose, to handle the threat.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - reading_fox - LibraryThing
Michael Cricton meet Tom Clancy. Much unlike some of Greg Bear's earlier and more epic hard science fiction and space opera, this is closer to being a techno thriller. There's lots of build up - shady ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - conformer - LibraryThing
Greg Bear is a giant in the circles of pre-millennial "hard" science fiction. His previous books have dealt scientifically with time travel, interstellar war, and the destruction of the Earth. With ... Read full review