Taking America back...one politician at a time TERM LIMITS In one bloody night, three of Washington's most powerful politicians are executed with surgical precision. Their assassins then deliver a shocking ultimatum to the American government: set aside partisan politics and restore power to the... show more
Taking America back...one politician at a time TERM LIMITS In one bloody night, three of Washington's most powerful politicians are executed with surgical precision. Their assassins then deliver a shocking ultimatum to the American government: set aside partisan politics and restore power to the people. No one, they warn, is out of their reach -- not even the president. A joint FBI-CIA task force reveals the killers are elite military commandos, but no one knows exactly who they are or when they will strike next. Only Michael O'Rourke, a former U.S. Marine and freshman congressman, holds a clue to the violence: a haunting incident in his own past with explosive implications for his country's future.... "Ingenious....Outpaces anything recently published, including Baldacci and Clancy." -- Florida Times-Union Includes an excerpt from Memorial Day, Vince Flynn's electrifying new hardcover
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: July 1st 1999
Publisher: Pocket Star
Pages no: 612
Edition language: English
It wasn't long before I developed a visceral hatred for this book. If I put its politics aside, at best this is yet another silly, not very well written thriller. With the politics... In one night, United States Senator Daniel Fitzgerald, Senator Robert Down and powerful congressional leader Jack ...
13/3 – I saw a whole ton of Vince Flynn novels at my library’s ongoing cheap book sale and bought them all at $1 each figuring I would like their political thriller theme, but not really knowing I would like them as I haven’t really ever read a political thriller before. Fortunately, 100+ pages in,...
My sister-in-law introduced me to Vince Flynn after she received his latest novel as a Christmas present. After hearing what his subject matter was, and knowing how hooked on 24 I am, I thought I'd give Flynn a try and decided to start with his first novel. I was definitely not disappointed! While t...
Easy to read fantasy about getting politicians back in line with fiscal reality. Predictable results and reasonable action sequences. I found the premise and the characters a little too unrealistic and not conflicted about where the line of action was going. For supposed patriots, they had no troub...