By Joe Buff
The subsequent international warfare rages. With the Allies at a stalemate with the Berlin-Boer Axis, each conflict takes on a brand new importance. yet in a clash fought with billion-dollar know-how and campaigns comprising hundreds of thousands of infantrymen, the result may perhaps relaxation within the fingers of a unmarried guy ...
Commander Jeffrey Fuller, captain of America's such a lot refined and lethal fast-attack nuclear submarine, the USS Challenger, is familiar with victory in conflict. yet for his most modern undertaking he's expert that the one approach he can be successful is that if he crosses into enemy waters -- with out firing a unmarried shot.
His aim: recuperate a secret agent. the area of espionage is unknown territory for Fuller. he's ordered to find an asset, code-named Zeno, who could carry the foremost to staving off a crippling Axis assault. yet this new global is filled with lies, feints, and betrayals. In wrestle, Fuller consistently is aware who his enemy is and the way to defeat him. within the shadow international of covert operatives and counterintelligence, the excellence among enemy and best friend is much extra elusive.
And it simply will get extra advanced. Steaming towards his aim, Fuller and his team start to suspect that the undercover agent they've been despatched to retrieve may well actually be a subterfuge, a ploy meant to entice the Allies' most deadly weapon into enemy arms. With the clock ticking all the way down to an invasion which can adjust the process the struggle, Fuller suspects that his new "friend" may perhaps also be a double agent, reason on utilizing Challenger as a weapon opposed to his personal allies, destroying the delicate ties binding international locations in war.
Fuller is acquainted with the codes of the Silent carrier, the place loyalty is taken without any consideration, orders are with no query, and battles are as specific as a torpedo's firing resolution. yet now he needs to adapt to a global the place betrayers turn into the recent patriots and lies are the tools of destruction. With the lives of his staff and the destiny of his nation striking within the stability, he'll need to chance every thing at the be aware of a guy who has, for the final years, served Fuller's so much sour enemies.
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