America's largest cities are in flames. It's majestic landmarks are in ruins. The first waves of a meticulously orchestrated international terrorist campaign have achieved a stunning, terrifying success. As grim national leaders hunker down with advisors, as the finest living minds in strategic intelligence link up to search out and destroy the source of the savagery, as armies both with and without uniforms mobilize to win the ultimate unconventional war, two men, once friends, now adversaries to the death, race to a decisive confrontation. An epic suspense thriller, this story penetrates the world of domestic counterterrorism and is a warning cry that cannot be ignored.