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Publisher Description

This electrifying thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series has President Jack Ryan and his allies facing a treacherous foe threatening to unleash chaos around the globe...

When Russian President Valeri Volodin’s ambitions are foiled in Dagestan, he faces a difficult choice. The oligarchs who support him expect a constant flow of graft, but with energy prices cratering, the Russian economy sputters to a virtual halt. Unable to grow the Russian market at home, his hold on power relies on expansion abroad—a plan that has been thwarted by the United States in the past.

But this time Volodin has determined that an indirect approach is the best. A floating natural gas facility in Lithuania is blown up. A Venezuelan prosecutor is assassinated. A devastating attack on a Russian troop train kills dozens. A chaotic world is the best camouflage for a series of seemingly unrelated attacks.

Only one man recognizes an ominous pattern in the reports of terror from around the globe. U.S. President Jack Ryan sees a guiding hand in the worldwide chaos, but before he can act he needs proof.

While his intelligence agencies race to uncover the truth behind the attacks, the President struggles to unite a fractious and distrustful coalition of Western nations against the schemes of the Russian dictator.

With five thousand Russian troops poised to invade a NATO nation, can Jack Ryan move swiftly enough to stop Volodin’s grand plan of global conflict and conquest? Or will he succeed in changing the balance of world power forever?

Mysteries & Thrillers
December 1
Penguin Publishing Group

Customer Reviews

Cdlester2 ,

Missing Pieces

Definitely not Clancy but still an overall good book. Author seemed to jump through and over parts of the book and kind of left you out to dry.

54Fytng12 ,

Under Fire

The person writing the Jack Ryan story is not even close to Tom Clancy, so if you are looking for a Tom Clancy book you better buy his older books.
This book was horrible, I will not be duped in to buying another one

Naplesnut ,

Read only if you are from a War College

Very disappointed in a book that is not a real Tom Clancy novel. Forget about a gripping spy novel and be ready for tiresome pages on war and political jargon. There is a story hidden among these chapters but there is too little of it.

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