Ultimate weapon

Book Cover
Average Rating
Author:
Publisher:
Weinstein Books,
Pub. Date:
2008, c2006.
Language:
English
Description
Nick Scott fought in the SAS - the elite Special Forces unit of the British Army - during the first Gulf War. Captured and tortured, he was left a broken man. His daughter, Sarah, is a beautiful young scientist at Cambridge University who appears to have cracked one of the great scientific secrets of our age - cold fusion. Now, she has vanished. Sarah's longtime on-and-off boyfriend, Jed Bradley, is one of the SAS's toughest young soldiers. Nick and Jed have never gotten along because Nick doesn't want his daughter dating a soldier. Deep down, Jed reckons he joined the SAS just to win Nick's approval.Reluctantly, the two men combine their efforts to rescue Sarah and soon they are caught up in a global power play - a deadly web of intrigue in which Nick and Jed encounter a traitorous scientist willing to sell out his country; a sinister Arab intent on destroying Western civilization; and a beautiful but manipulative intelligence agent whose motives are unclear.Nick and Jed must fight their way through a war-ravaged Iraq as the regime of Saddam Hussein collapses around them. It is a desperate race to find the woman they both love - and to unlock the secret of the Ultimate Weapon.
More Details
ISBN:
9781602860506
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID ad133b65-ec40-c33e-bdc0-03e7ea0431bc
full_title ultimate weapon
author ryan chris
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-08-14 05:04:24AM

Solr Details

_version_ 1576153917209706496
accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Ryan, Chris.
author-letter Ryan, Chris.
author_additional Chris Ryan.
author_display Ryan, Chris
availability_toggle_arlington Available Now, Entire Collection
available_at_arlington Central
callnumber-a PR6068.Y26
callnumber-first P - Language and Literature
callnumber-subject PR - English Literature
callnumber_sort_arlington F RYAN
collection_arlington Adult Fiction
date_added 2011-01-26T05:00:00Z
days_since_added 2397
detailed_location_arlington Central Adult Fiction
display_description
edition 1st American ed.
format_arlington Book
format_boost 10
format_category_arlington Books
grouping_category book
id ad133b65-ec40-c33e-bdc0-03e7ea0431bc
isbn 9781602860506
item_details ils:.b13009011|.i13858087|Central Adult Fiction|F RYAN|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Nov 29, 2015|caf||
itype_arlington Hardback
language English
language_boost 10
language_boost_es 1
lexile_score -1
lib_boost_arlington 50
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington F RYAN
local_callnumber_exact_arlington F RYAN
local_callnumber_left_arlington F RYAN
local_days_since_added_arlington 2397
num_holdings 1
oclc (OCoLC)230956996
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
owning_location_arlington Central
physical xi, 353 p. ; 24 cm.
popularity 3
primary_isbn 9781602860506
publishDate 2008
publishDateSort 2008
publisher Weinstein Books,
rating 2.5
rating_facet oneStar, twoStar
record_details ils:.b13009011|Book|Books|1st American ed.|English|Weinstein Books,|2008, c2006.|xi, 353 p. ; 24 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scope_has_related_records a, arlington, c, d, g, h, o, p, s, u, v, w
scoping_details_arlington ils:.b13009011|.i13858087|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|999|||
target_audience Adult
target_audience_full Adult
title Ultimate weapon
title_display Ultimate weapon
title_full Ultimate weapon / Chris Ryan
title_short Ultimate weapon
title_sort ultimate weapon