A series of military disasters have swept the globe. The Russian goverment hs fallen to anarchists. The Chinese have marched into Siberia and are poised to take the continent. And, in one final master stroke, the newly elected president of the United States is assassinated. Someone's plan has unfolded perfectly, and now it is up to an untested leader, Vice President Gordon Davis, to step forward and stop it. But with his nation divided, his allies paralyzed, and a small U.S. U.N. force the only thing standing between the Chinese and the rest of Asia, the battle and the war may already be lost.