It begins with the attempted assassination of the ex-President of the United States. Only the presence of Sean Dillon and the fellow members of the Prime Minister's Private Army prevents it becoming a bloodbath. Soon they are on the trail of the perpetrators, confident they will catch them. What Dillon and Co don't realize is that they have just sprung a trap that will lead them to almost certain death. For there is a new Master pulling the strings for al Qaeda in London, and this time he's going to make sure the hated enemy is destroyed once and for all. A storm is coming for Sean Dillon.
Jack Higgins, 1929 in Newcastle-on-Tyne geboren, studierte nach einer kurzen Militärkarriere an der University of London Soziologie, Psychologie und Wirtschaft und machte seinen Doktor in Medienwissenschaften. Zahlreiche seiner Thriller wurden für das Kino verfilmt.