By Marc Cameron
From coast to coast, our state is witnessing a brand new wave of terror. Suicide bombers incite blind panic and paralyzing worry. A flight attendant attempts to crash an airliner. A police officer opens hearth on lovers in a stadium. And at CIA headquarters, a Deputy Director is going on a murderous rampage. The perpetrators seem to be American--but they're covert brokers in an unlimited community of terror, chosen and informed for one goal in simple terms: the whole annihilation of America.
Special Agent Jericho Quinn has obvious the symptoms. As a categorized "instrument" of the CIA reporting on to the President, Quinn understands that those random acts of violence pose a transparent and current threat. yet Quinn is probably not in a position to cease it. the hunt for terrorists has escalated into an all-out witch hunt. And by some means, Quinn's identify is at the record. . .
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The mount captain laughed heartily beneath his steel hel met, elbowing the sailor sitting next to him, then said in a deep voice, “You ain’t no newbie, sir. Don’t let Mr. Tremain fool you here, boys. ” “Maybe. ” The mount captain raised an open palm. “I know all about it. You submariners can’t talk about nothing. You’ve probably sunk more ships than Smitty here’s ever set eyes on, but you can’t tell us a lick about it. I know, I know, the silent service and all that hoo-hah! Well, don’t you worry none, Commander.
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All obstruc tions had been long since cleared away, all potential obstacles to damage control parties stowed away, all watertight and ﬂood control doors fastened shut. Her three-hundred-odd sailors—some bedecked in bulky salt-stained life vests, some in cumbersome steel gray helmets, some shirtless—assembled SINK THE SHIGURE 31 at their various battle stations inside and out of the destroyer’s 376-foot hull, waiting anxiously for the inevitable encounter with the as yet unseen enemy. Like her two cohorts, the Chevalier was made for war, with nearly every piece of equipment above her waterline devoted to that end.