Fatal Terrain Author:Dale Brown China has launched an attack on Taiwan. THe U.S. isn't strong wnough to help - until Masters and McLanahan show up. Together, thay have built the EB-52 Megafortress...the unsinkable "flying battleship." But is it enough to turn the tides? — The New York TImes bestselling author of Shadows of Steel and Storming Heaven — ... more » Brown is acclaimed by critics and fellow authors for his chillingly realistic depictions of high-tech military warfare.« less
The People's Republic of China has launched a terrifying attaack against Taiwan. Cold--swift--deadly. The US isn't willing to stand by and watch, but when they come to Taiwan's aid, they're dealt an unexpected blow from Chinese forces. It looks like the US is going down . . . Until aerial strike warfare expert Patric McLanahan and genius Jon Masters come into the picture. Together they have created a monster--the EB-52 Megafortress. A high-tech display of weaponry fully equipped with stealth cruise missiles. The most sophisticated bomber the world has ever seen. The unsinkable 'flying battleship.' Now China is on the way to a nuclear high noon. And the Doomsday clock is ticking . . .
This is the first Dale Brown novel I have read. And I really enjoyed it. China goes to war with Taiwan trying to recapture it's ancient territory. The US sends in a secret upgraded bomber, the EB52 Megafortress, to help Taiwan. Then all hell breaks loose.