By Brad Thor
At the snow-covered slopes of Utah, the President of the USA has been abducted and his mystery carrier aspect massacred. just one agent has survived—ex-Navy SEAL Scot Harvath. He doesn’t purchase the professional line that heart jap terrorists are in the back of the assault and starts his personal crusade to discover the reality and targeted revenge. yet now, framed for homicide by means of a sinister cabal, Harvath takes his struggle to the towering mountains of Switzerland—and joins forces with appealing Claudia Mueller of the Swiss Federal Attorney’s place of work. jointly they need to courageous the subzero temperatures and sheer heights of treacherous Mount Pilatus—where their simply probability for survival lies contained in the den of the main deadly workforce killers the realm has ever recognized…
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Don’t fear approximately me. you simply get us there. ” The hike to the face hadn’t been as effortless as Scot had was hoping. The wind used to be blowing 4 instances more desirable at this elevation, and the chopper pilot wanted 3 makes an attempt sooner than he was once capable of positioned down at the small plateau. Harvath was once wasting the sensation in his hands from the chilly, and the ache in his muscle mass used to be expanding with every one passing minute. because the wind grew improved, Nick advised they rope up for safeguard. whereas Vance used to be handing the top of the rope to Scot, he requested, “What precisely are we searching for up the following? ” “Pornography,” Scot responded. either Nick and Vance stopped what they have been doing to examine him. “Pornography? ” “It’s an expression. I can’t provide you with an excellent definition of pornography, yet i do know it whilst I see it. I’ll be aware of what we’re trying to find whilst I see it. ” the crowd rounded the slim ridge path and started ultimate at the face of Squaw height. Vance led, with Scot subsequent, through Nick. Harvath saved having a look low and high, trying to find something that used to be exceptional. He held up his hand and referred to as out for Vance to prevent. His mountaineering companions closed the space and stood on each side of him. “You see that? ” stated Scot, motioning to a small crevice that had a pocket of chipped stone simply above their heads. “Sure do,” stated Nick. “It seems like a person has been up the following performing some hiking, and it seems to be particularly recent,” spoke back Vance. “This sector is technically off-limits, isn’t it? ” requested Scot. Vance used to be the 1st to reply. “It constantly is. specifically through the iciness or even extra so with the president’s stopover at. Heck, you have been the single calling the photographs. None of our men have been even allowed up right here until considered one of your males was once with us. ” “And did any of your men arise the following? ” “They could have had to be cleared through both me or Nick, and so far as i do know, there have been no requests, so neither folks cleared someone. ” Scot grew to become to Nick for affirmation, who nodded his head in contract. Fifty toes lower than them, Scot may perhaps see the shelf of snow and ice from which the avalanche had damaged off. It wasn’t not easy to tell apart, because the degrees of snow above and less than have been so dramatically various. Vance observed what Scot used to be and instantly spoke. “Lemme bet. ” “Yeah, i have to take a better glance. ” realizing he will be outvoted it doesn't matter what he stated, Nick unshouldered his pack and commenced laying out the coils of rope that they had introduced alongside, leaving Vance to, with a bit of luck, speak a few feel into Agent Harvath as they untied their defense line. “Scot, we haven't any proposal how sturdy or risky that shelf is down there. ” “All the extra cause i need to get all the way down to it now. ” “Can you clarify to me what you desire to discover down there? ” “I can’t pass into nice aspect, Vance, yet I don’t imagine that avalanche begun by itself. i feel an individual helped it. ” “What? you think that anyone prompted that avalanche on function? Why could anyone do this? ” “I don’t have all of the solutions, yet I’m commencing to prepare an image. See that? ” Scot gestured towards the place Nick had correctly selected a brand new situation within the rock crevice during which to force a piton, in order to not disturb the realm Harvath had mentioned previous.