Newly named head of Rainbow, an elite multinational task force, John Clark faces the world's greatest fear - international terrorism. And following each terrifying new outbreak - the ghosts from his own dark past. The challenge of a new mission is just what Clark needs, but the opportunities come faster than he expected. Hostage-taking at a Swiss bank. The kidnapping of an international trader. Carnage at a theme park in Spain. Each incident seems separate, yet the timing disturbs Clarke. Is there a connection? Is he being tested? Or is there a bigger threat out there, from terrorists so extreme that no government is ready to admit their existence?
'Action packed and full of guns and suspense... a skilfully-crafted plot and high readability.'
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - buffalogr - LibraryThing
Typical Clancy book - good story foundation -- slow start--flash finish. This book claims to be a Jack Ryan series, but Ryan is only an off-stage presence. Clancy's most shocking story ever - closer ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ponsonby - LibraryThing
This book follows on from Executive Orders and although Ryan is still President he is only an off-stage presence. The book is about the setting up of an elite multinational anti-terrorist plot and how ... Read full review