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Scimitar Sl-2 by Patrick Robinson
  

Scimitar Sl-2

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I have watched this author over six books and he just gets stronger and stronger. This is very topical, a man-induced tsunami due to devastate the East coast of America in a race against time, gripping tale. Nice one.
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Scimitar Sl-2 by Patrick Robinson

A volcano. A nuclear missile. An explosive, deadly threat to the West. The murder of a prominent geophysicist and the eruption of Mount St. Helens are viewed as coincidence by the White House. But Admiral Morgan suspects the involvement of his nemesis, terrorist Major Ray Kerman. Then comes the chilling threat - Kerman has a nuclear device, Scimitar SL-2, which he intends to launch straight into the heart of the volcano Cumbre Vieja, causing a massive tsunami to devastate the East Coast of the United States.

Shocked into action, Admiral Morgan returns to the White House to run Operation High Tide - a desperate race to evacuate the East Coast and locate the nuclear submarine before it launches its deadly weapon.


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The new Frederick Forsyth Guardian Britain's answer to Tom Clancy Sarah Broadhurst, Bookseller An absolutely marvellous thriller writer Jack Higgins


About the Author

Patrick Robinson

Patrick Robinson is the co-author of the recent New York Times #1 nonfiction bestseller Lone Survivor. He is also the author of seven international bestselling suspense thrillers, including To the Death, Nimitz Class, and Hunter Killer, as well as several nonfiction bestsellers. He lives in Ireland and spends his summers in Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

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Publication date

7th April 2005

Author

Patrick Robinson

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Publisher

Arrow (a Division Of Random House Group)

Format

Paperback
592 pages

Categories

Action Adventure / Spy
Books for the Boys
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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9780099439868

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