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Dead or Alive (Jack Ryan Novels)by Tom Clancy
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For years, Jack Ryan, Jr. and his colleagues at the Campus have waged an unofficial and highly effective campaign against the terrorists who threaten western civilization. The most dangerous of these is the Emir. This sadistic killer has masterminded the most vicious attacks on the west and has eluded capture by the worlda (TM)s law enforcement agencies. Now the Campus is on his trail. Joined by their latest recruits, John Clark and Ding Chavez, Jack Ryan, Jr. and his cousins, Dominick and Brian Caruso, are determined to catch the Emir and they will bring him in . . . dead or alive.
Tom Clancya (TM)s latest novel, Dead or Alive brings togethera "for the first timea "Clancy's greatest fictional characters to jointly face the threat of modern terrorism.
Jack Ryan, the former president of the United States, is writing his presidential memoir. He is out of office, but not out of the loop, except for one thing. Unbeknownst to him, his son, Jack Ryan, Jr., has joined his fathera (TM)s former colleagues at the a oeCampusa a "a highly effective, counter-terrorism organization that operates outside the Washington hierarchy.
Authorized in the waning days of the Ryan presidency, the Campus has now turned their sights on the Emira "the number one terrorist threat to western civilization. The Emir, the mastermind behind the most vicious acts of terrorism on the west, has, so far, eluded capture by the worlda (TM)s law enforcement agencies, but now the Campus is in on the hunt. The mission is to bring the Emir ina "dead or alive.
Jack Ryan, the former president of the United States, is out of office, but not out of the loop about his brainchild, the ?Campus? ? a highly effective, counter-terrorism organization that operates outside the Washington hierarchy. But what Ryan doesn?t know is that his son, Jack Ryan, Jr., has joined his cousins, Brian and Dominic Caruso, at the shadowy Campus. While a highly effective analyst, young Ryan hungers for the action of a field agent.The Campus has now turned their sights on the Emir, the number one terrorist threat to western civilization. A reclusive figure and mastermind of vicious terrorist acts, the Emir has eluded capture by the world's law enforcement agencies. But now ? with the help of ex-CIA agent John Clark and prot?g? Marine Colonel Ding Chavez ? the Campus is in on the hunt. The mission: to bring the Emir in ? dead or alive.
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