From the author of The Hunt for Red October comes a compelling new exploration of submarine warfare developed alongside his new interactive CD-ROM combat game - Tom Clancy's SSN.
America is at war. China has invaded the oil-rich Spratly Islands. The American response has been swift - and deadly. And the Third World War has begun...Captain Bartholomew Mackey is the skipper of the USS Cheyenne, a nuclear submarine dispatched to the Spratlys to protect a carrier group.
But in a few moments, the Cheyenne's mission - and the world - have changed, as a tense situation has exploded into a full-scale war of nightmarish proportions.
Tom Clancy presents fifteen thrilling scenarios - fact-based mission profiles for Captain Mackey and the Cheyenne - stirring plots and characters, perfectly accurate details, and the chilling knowledge that it really could happen...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 384 pages, maps
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Publication Date: 03/11/1997
- Category: Thriller / suspense
- ISBN: 9780006510277