The new action-packed, no-holds-barred novel from bestseller, Chris Ryan
Chris Ryan was born near Newcastle in 1961. He joined the SAS in 1984. During his ten years there he was involved in overt and covert operations and was also Sniper team commander of the anti-terrorist team. During the Gulf War, Chris Was the only member of an eight-man team to escape from Iraq, of which three colleagues were killed and four captured. It was the longest escape and evasion in the history of the SAS. For his last two years he was selecting and training potential recruits for the SAS. He wrote about his experiences in the bestseller The One That Got Away which was also adapted for screen. He is also the author of the bestsellers Stand By, Stand By, Zero Option, The Kremlin Device, Tenth Man Down, The Hit List, The Watchman, Land of Fire, Greed, The Increment, Blackout, Ultimate Weapon and Strike Back. Chris Ryan's SAS Fitness Book and Chris Ryans Ultimate Survival Guide are also published by Century. He lectures in business motivation and security and is currently working as a bodyguard in America.
"Chock full of military fat to chew on... will keep you awake until dawn." --"Irish Times""Explosive plot... gritted teeth adrenaline."" --Financial Times""From the Trade Paperback edition."