China Lake

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Ballantine Books, 1993 - Fiction - 341 pages
2 Reviews
Suddenly, Tannis was thrust back to his days as security director at China Lake, the U.S. Naval Weapons Center. In 1961, duplicates of the first heat-seeking air-to-air missile, the Sidewinder, began appearing on Soviet MiG fighters. British scientist David Harper was accused of revealing its design to the Russians. Jack Tannis cleared his name. The case was never solved.
With dizzying speed the past comes back to life...a body found in the night desert...a special navy team rushed in to investigte the murder...a beautiful woman's mysterious outpost in the desert...and David Harper, the key to everything, joining Tannis to ferret out the force behind the secret that started it all....

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User Review  - Michael Alan Grapin - Goodreads

Cracker Jack Tannis and David Harper share a history that goes back to the creation of sidewinder missiles in the California desert at a place called China Lake. There are threats that hint of charges ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jerald Hoskelis - Goodreads

Good plot that moved along at a easy to follow pace. Appears a lot of research went into this story.. Read full review


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