The Mackinac Incident

A Thriller
Product Number: EB00743377
Released: Nov 19, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781626365155
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
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Description

When a team of jihadists descends on Michigan's Upper Peninsula, only an ex-con can save America in this "memorable" thriller that "hums with tension" (Booklist). Fifteen miles off the coast of New Brunswick, Canada, a Soviet-era diesel submarine off-loads four men before being intercepted by a US Navy vessel patrolling the area. The men make up a team of al-Qaeda-trained specialists skilled in the black arts of terrorist warfare, led by a man who has billions of dollars in oil money with which to indulge his murderous fantasies. What they do next will determine the fates of thousands of Americans. Rod Eliot, an aging ex-con turned survival expert, stands between them and one of the most devastating plots ever devised: to blow up the five-mile-long Mackinac Bridge and detonate enough plutonium to contaminate the area for decades. When an encounter with the bomb-toting terrorists occurs deep in the woods of the Upper Peninsula, Eliot finds himself in a dangerous cat-and-mouse game—until he decides to go head-to-head with these murderers. Due to Eliot's checkered past, law enforcement officials have him pegged for the crimes that unfold over the next few days. Only one, a seasoned FBI agent who is on his trail, thinks Eliot is innocent and is willing to prove it.

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Author(s): Len McDougall
Original Publish Date: Jun 14, 2016

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