By Patrick Robinson
Whilst military SEAL Mack Bedford's fellow officials are brutally killed by way of Iraqi insurgents utilizing a merciless, new, anti-tank Diamondhead missile, Mack avenges their murders via gunning down the then-unarmed attackers, finally getting himself court-martialed and kicked out of the army within the procedure. To make concerns worse, Mack then learns that the Diamondhead missiles have been bought illegally by way of French industrialist and notorious flesh presser Henri Foche. Mack suspects that Foche will reach his crusade to develop into the following French president and fears that his election will advertise the unfold of foreign terrorism.
In addition, Mack has a gravely ailing son whose lifestyles can purely be stored with an experimental and unaffordable international clinical approach. So whilst Mack is requested to assist assassinate Henri Foche, he reveals himself agreeing. His gift: an opportunity at survival for either his son and the country.
But ahead of Mack can succeed in Foche, a jilted mercenary team warns the Frenchman of the chance, tremendously expanding the trouble of Mack's solo assassination try out. Can Mack music down and homicide the French tyrant as he has been commissioned to do? Does he have the facility to revive his acceptance as a army SEAL? and should he manage to shop his son sooner than it's too overdue?
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Diamondhead (Mack Bedford, Book 1) by Patrick Robinson