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“Reading a Ludlum novel is like watching a James Bond film.”—Entertainment Weekly

When word reaches the White House that a Chinese cargo ship is transporting chemicals to a rogue nation intent on creating new biological weapons, the President knows he must act quick to obtain the proof he needs.

ROBERT LUDLUMS

THE ALTMAN CODE

Covert-One agent Jon Smith is sent to rendezvous in Taiwan with another agent who has acquired the ships true manifest. But before Smith can get the document, he is ambushed, the second agent is murdered, and the evidence is destroyed. Smith escapes with only his life and a verbal message: The Presidents biological father is still alive, held prisoner by the Chinese for fifty years. As the mysterious ship draws closer to its end port, Smith is losing time in uncovering the truth about the vessel and its cargo—a truth that probes the secrets of the Chinese ruling party, a faction in Washington working to undermine the elected government, and an international cabal thrusting the world to the brink of war...

Synopsis:

When a Chinese cargo ship is rumored to be carrying tons of chemicals to be used by a rogue nation to create new biological weapons, the president enlists Covert-One Agent Jon Smith to uncover the truth. Available in a tall Premium Edition. Reissue.

Synopsis:

Covert-One agent Jon Smith is sent to rendezvous in Taiwan with another agent who has acquired the ships true manifest. But before Smith can get the document, he is ambushed, the second agent is murdered, and the evidence is destroyed. Smith escapes with only his life and a verbal message: The Presidents biological father is still alive, held prisoner by the Chinese for fifty years. As the mysterious ship draws closer to its end port, Smith is losing time in uncovering the truth about the vessel and its cargo—a truth that probes the secrets of the Chinese ruling party, a faction in Washington working to undermine the elected government, and an international cabal thrusting the world to the brink of war...

Synopsis:

“Reading a Ludlum novel is like watching a James Bond film.”Entertainment Weekly

When word reaches the White House that a Chinese cargo ship is transporting chemicals to a rogue nation intent on creating new biological weapons, the President knows he must act quick to obtain the proof he needs.

ROBERT LUDLUMS

THE ALTMAN CODE

Covert-One agent Jon Smith is sent to rendezvous in Taiwan with another agent who has acquired the ships true manifest. But before Smith can get the document, he is ambushed, the second agent is murdered, and the evidence is destroyed. Smith escapes with only his life and a verbal message: The Presidents biological father is still alive, held prisoner by the Chinese for fifty years. As the mysterious ship draws closer to its end port, Smith is losing time in uncovering the truth about the vessel and its cargoa truth that probes the secrets of the Chinese ruling party, a faction in Washington working to undermine the elected government, and an international cabal thrusting the world to the brink of war...

About the Author

ROBERT LUDLUM's books have been published in thirty-two languages and forty countries. Read by hundreds of millions worldwide, his novels include The Paris Option, The Tristan Betrayal, and The Bourne Legacy, among others.  

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312388324
Author:
Ludlum, Robert
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Author:
Lynds, Gayle
Subject:
Espionage/Intrigue
Subject:
Thrillers
Subject:
Popular Fiction-Technothrillers
Subject:
Thrillers/Espionage
Edition Description:
Premium Edition
Series Volume:
No. 4 of 6
Publication Date:
20100831
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
640
Dimensions:
7.50 x 4.19 in

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"Synopsis" by , When a Chinese cargo ship is rumored to be carrying tons of chemicals to be used by a rogue nation to create new biological weapons, the president enlists Covert-One Agent Jon Smith to uncover the truth. Available in a tall Premium Edition. Reissue.
"Synopsis" by ,
Covert-One agent Jon Smith is sent to rendezvous in Taiwan with another agent who has acquired the ships true manifest. But before Smith can get the document, he is ambushed, the second agent is murdered, and the evidence is destroyed. Smith escapes with only his life and a verbal message: The Presidents biological father is still alive, held prisoner by the Chinese for fifty years. As the mysterious ship draws closer to its end port, Smith is losing time in uncovering the truth about the vessel and its cargo—a truth that probes the secrets of the Chinese ruling party, a faction in Washington working to undermine the elected government, and an international cabal thrusting the world to the brink of war...
"Synopsis" by ,

“Reading a Ludlum novel is like watching a James Bond film.”Entertainment Weekly

When word reaches the White House that a Chinese cargo ship is transporting chemicals to a rogue nation intent on creating new biological weapons, the President knows he must act quick to obtain the proof he needs.

ROBERT LUDLUMS

THE ALTMAN CODE

Covert-One agent Jon Smith is sent to rendezvous in Taiwan with another agent who has acquired the ships true manifest. But before Smith can get the document, he is ambushed, the second agent is murdered, and the evidence is destroyed. Smith escapes with only his life and a verbal message: The Presidents biological father is still alive, held prisoner by the Chinese for fifty years. As the mysterious ship draws closer to its end port, Smith is losing time in uncovering the truth about the vessel and its cargoa truth that probes the secrets of the Chinese ruling party, a faction in Washington working to undermine the elected government, and an international cabal thrusting the world to the brink of war...

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