A Time for Patriots (Patrick McLanahan, Book 17) by Dale Brown PDF

By Dale Brown

ISBN-10: 0062090658

ISBN-13: 9780062090652

Welcome to Battlefield America

When murderous bands of militiamen start roaming the western usa and attacking govt organisations, it is going to take a devoted team of the nation's best and hardest civilian airmen to place an finish to the homegrown insurgency. U.S. Air strength Lieutenant-General Patrick McLanahan vows to take to the skies to hitch the struggle, but if his son, Bradley, additionally indicators up, they locate themselves stuck in a dangerous online game opposed to a shadowy opponent.

When the inventory markets crash and the U.S. economic climate falls right into a crippling recession, every thing adjustments for newly elected president Kenneth Phoenix. Politically exhausted from a bruising and divisive election, Phoenix needs to order a sequence of huge tax cuts and wipe out complete cabinet-level departments to minimize executive spending. With mark downs in schooling and transportation, an incapacitated nationwide protect, and the lack of public safeguard budgets, complete groups of armed voters band jointly for survival and mutual security. by contrast dismal backdrop, a SWAT crew is ambushed and radioactive fabrics are stolen via a bunch calling themselves the Knights of the genuine Republic. Is the conflict opposed to the govt approximately to be taken to a brand new and deadlier level?

In this time of predicament, a citizen association rises to the duty of defending their fellow countrymen: the Civil Air Patrol (CAP), the U.S. Air strength auxiliary. The Nevada Wing—led by means of retired Air strength Lieutenant-General Patrick McLanahan, his son, Bradley, and different volunteers—uses their army abilities within the sky and at the floor to seek down violent terrorists. yet how will Patrick reply while extremists release a catastrophic soiled bomb assault in Reno, spreading radiological fallout for miles? And while Bradley is stuck in a dangerous double-cross that jeopardizes the CAP, Patrick should struggle to determine the place his friends' loyalties lie: Are they with him and the CAP or with the terrorists?

With A Time for Patriots, the New York Times bestselling grasp of the trendy mystery Dale Brown brings the conflict domestic to discover a terrifying possibility—the cave in of the yankee Republic.

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11. The Aide-de-Camp was a wily m an, and he told no one about L ieutenant Nants and his stroke of luck. Like everybody else, he had enem ies. ” was found. But this produced a strange effect in the w om en’s quarters of the palace. Two wings had been added to the fron t of the palace built by C am eron, topped by colum ns that were as slender as fingers striking a clavecin. These two wings were ro u n d e d like a cat’s paws when the cat plays with a m ouse. O ne of those wings was oc­ cupied by the Maid-in-Waiting Nelidova with her retinue.

Then he listened with a squeamish mien, and was just about to send him to the devil—he had troubles enough on his hands—when suddenly he frowned, flashed a glance at the Com m ander, and all at once the glance was transformed: it became inspired. The Aide-de-Camp said slowly: “The m atter is no t to be rep o rted to the Em per­ or. ” Without a second look at the distraught Comman­ der, he turned, drew himself up to his full height, and stalked away, leaving the dazed man to his fate. 5. Lieutenant Sinukhayev was a seedy sort of a lieu­ tenant.

He wrote more and more slowly, and sud­ denly squirted a large, beautiful, fountain-like blot on the order. Only ten minutes remained. Leaning back, the clerk looked at the clock as if it were a living person. Then his fingers, which seemed detached from his body and moving of their own volition, began to fumble among the papers for a clean sheet, although there were none on the table and he knew perfectly well that they were in the cupboard, stacked away in a neat pile. 9 However, as he searched in sheer desperation, simply for fo rm ’s sake, he was struck anew.

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