Medusa Child Author:John J Nance Everything in America is about to stop 10,000 feet over Washington DC. For 30 year old Captain Scott McKay, the transport run from Miami to Denver will give him the money he desperately needs to keep his fledgling air cargo company flying. When a mysterious crate is discovered on his plane, however, McKay is ordered to abandon his present cour... more »se and fly the crate and its owner, Vivian Henry, to DC, before going to Denver. McKay takes the forced detour in stride - until a strange noise comes from deep inside the crate. It is the voice of Vivian's husband, Dr. Rogers Henry, warning that the shipment they are carrying is actually a fully armed Medusa device, a thermonuclear bomb that can destroy every computer chip over an entire continent and blast the Silicon Age back to the Stone Age.
Will Captain McKay and his crew trust their own instincts to dispose of the bomb or will they let a misguided government dictate their actions?« less