By Andrew Kaplan
Within the frozen wastes of Siberia, a silver artifact is stolen from a useless guy . . . within the heart East, the rigorously deliberate strike on a terrorist chief is going disastrously improper . . . likely unrelated incidents have put the previous CIA covert operative-turned-freelance undercover agent, code-named Scorpion, in a determined place: becoming a member of forces with a stunning lady to avoid the assassination of a strong Ukrainian politician.
But treachery breeds terror within the lengthy shadow of a deadly Russia, as Scorpion unearths himself stuck in a deadly catch sprung by means of an unknown enemy--perhaps somebody on his personal part of the sport. And now time is ticking quickly away with the complete international balancing on a knife's area, simply days from the outlet salvos of a catastrophic struggle which may go away the earth itself in ruins.
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