Hong Kong Author:Stephen Coonts Admiral Jake Grafton takes his wife Callie, along when the U.S. Government sends him to Hong Kong to find how deeply the American consul-general is embedded in a political money-raising scandal. And why not? Jake and Callie met and fell in love in Hong Kong during the Vietnam War, and the consul-general is a friend from those days. — The Graftons... more » quickly discover however, that Hong Kong is a powder keg ready to explode. A political murder and the closure of a foreign bank by the communist government are the sparks that light the fuse.
When Callie is kidnapped by the rebel faction, Jake finds himself drawn into the vortex of a high-tech civil war. To save his wife, he must figure out whom to trust-both among the Western factions vying for control of the volatile situation, and among the Chinese patriots fighting for that nation's future--and make sure the right side wins.« less