Book Reviews of Act of War (Jason Richter, Bk 1)

Act of War (Jason Richter, Bk 1)
Act of War - Jason Richter, Bk 1
Author: Dale Brown
ISBN-13: 9780060753078
ISBN-10: 0060753072
Publication Date: 7/1/2006
Pages: 432
Rating:
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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3.8 stars, based on 92 ratings
Publisher: HarperTorch
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
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Good Read
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Major acts of war are being planned as the result of a successful backpack nuclear attack on a major oil refinery in the U.S.
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This is good read. Dale Brown does it again. New set of Characters with new technology. This one hits home.
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Techno-thriller about airplanes
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This book has it all...oil, energy companies, nuclear device. Great page turner!
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An excellent read. Fast pace and almost believable plot. I am hooked on Dale Brown.
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Fans of the video game will like this book. It is exciting
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A Fun ride. thrill a minute
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Simplistic and unrealistic. It would probably make for a Hollywood action-adventure that would gross millions, but as a military novel it falls flat.
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typical dale brown
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Excellent techno-thriller from a master.
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another big adventure
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"Dale Brown goes beyond anything he's done before, taking readers deep into the new world of intelligence-focused warfare, and introducing a cutting-edge new hero: thirty-two-year-old Army Major Jason Richter, designer of a whole array of futuristic infantry weapons and devices created to hunt down a new breed of enemy with unmatched speed and lethality. With all the thrilling battle scenes and expert military maneuvers that have become the hallmark of this New York Times bestselling author, this is an intense, action-packed spectacle that combines geopolitics, terrorism, and warfare.

Near Houston, Texas, an oil refinery belonging to one of the world's largest multinational energy companies is destroyed by a "backpack" nuclear device. This is just one of many attacks being perpetrated against the company around the world by a group whose mission is to stop global corporations and government organizations from plundering the world's natural resources in the name of profit.

Before this group strikes again, Jason Richter is called in with his top-secret high-tech military unit, code-named Task Force TALON, a special joint military and FBI unit set up by the national security advisor to track down and defeat terrorists around the world. Richter believes there is only one strategy in which to snare his opponents -- find, pursue, engage, and kill. And the only way to do this is to play them at their own game: Be unconventional and swift, hit-and-run and brutal enough to strike fear into the heart of the most dedicated terrorist. Richter must also lead the way through a series of unexpected turns that eventually uncovers a mole high up within the government who is in pursuit of his own personal revenge.

If Richter fails, it won't be just the lives of his team that are lost, but America itself."
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I enjoy all of this series of books.
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Wonderful book!!
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Good book!
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Good action adventure story.