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  • ISBN: 9781250056245
  • ISBN: 1250056241
  • ISBN: 9781444795479
  • ISBN: 1444795473
  • Physical Description: x, 450 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2016.

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"What happens if both the president and vice-president-elect die before taking the oath of office? The answer is far from certain--in fact, what follows would be nothing short of total political chaos. Shot down over Siberia, ex-Justice Department agent Cotton Malone is forced into a fight for survival against Aleksandr Zorin, a man whose loyalty to the former Soviet Union has festered for decades into an intense hatred of the United States. Before escaping, Malone learns that Zorin and another ex-KGB officer, this one a sleeper still embedded in the West, are headed overseas to Washington D.C. Inauguration Day--noon on January 20th--is only hours away. A flaw in the Constitution, and an even more flawed presidential succession act, have opened the door to disaster and Zorin intends to exploit both weaknesses to their fullest. Armed with a weapon leftover from the Cold War, one long thought to be just a myth, Zorin plans to attack. He's aided by a shocking secret hidden in the archives of America's oldest fraternal organization--the Society of Cincinnati--a group that once lent out its military savvy to presidents, including helping to formulate three invasion plans of what was intended to be America's 14th colony--Canada. In a race against the clock that starts in the frozen extremes of Russia and ultimately ends at the White House itself, Malone must not only battle Zorin, he must also confront a crippling fear that he's long denied, but which now jeopardizes everything. Steve Berry's trademark mix of history and speculation is all here in this provocative new thriller"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Society of the Cincinnati > Fiction.
Malone, Cotton (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
National security > United States > Fiction.
Presidents > Succession > United States > Fiction.
Nuclear terrorism > Fiction.
Targeted killing > Fiction.
Secret societies > Fiction.
National security > United States > Fiction.
National security > United States > Fiction.
Presidents > Succession > United States > Fiction.
Political fiction.
Secret societies > Fiction.
FICTION > Espionage.
FICTION > Espionage.
Spionageroman
Amerikanisches Englisch
Genre: Spy stories.
Suspense fiction.
Suspense fiction.
Spy stories.
Political fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Spy fiction.
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