The Resource First strike : a thriller, Ben Coes

First strike : a thriller, Ben Coes

Label
First strike : a thriller
Title
First strike
Title remainder
a thriller
Statement of responsibility
Ben Coes
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Deep within the Pentagon, a covert, multi-billion arms-for-influence program was created. The objective was to protect the United States and its allies from terrorist acts by secretly enabling a hand-picked man to emerge as the most powerful leader in the Middle East. But the charismatic Tristan Nazir double-crosses America, twisting the program for his own violent ends to create ISIS. Now America is at great risk. Elite operative Dewey Andreas is sent to Syria to retrieve details about the source of ISIS's funding but his cover is blown mid-operation and chaos erupts in the streets of Damascus. Trapped and outnumbered, Dewey manages to send proof of the awful truth--unknown at even the highest levels in the government--that ISIS's munitions were indeed provided by America itself. This information arrives in time to for the U.S. to cut off a final arms shipment before it reaches ISIS. But the vicious Nazir, is far from finished. He launches a bold strike into the heart of America, sending a terrorist cell to take over a dorm at Columbia University, capturing hundreds of college students as hostages. For every hour that the shipment of weapons is withheld, the terrorists will publicly execute one student. The potential loss of life is intolerable. A frontal assault is impossible. Releasing the shipment is unthinkable. There is nowhere to turn...In a situation with no solutions, there remains only one option--Dewey Andreas
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Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coes, Ben
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3603.O2996
LC item number
F57 2016ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Peter Hermann
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hermann, Peter
Series statement
A Dewey Andreas novel
Series volume
volume 6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terrorism
  • Intelligence officers
  • Hackers
  • Hostages
  • College students
  • College students
  • Hackers
  • Hostages
  • Intelligence officers
  • Terrorism
  • FICTION / Thrillers / Political
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Label
First strike : a thriller, Ben Coes
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Publication
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unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn952577290
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (14 hr., 7 min., 24 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781427272027
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
DF386B0E-DF4F-444F-AABB-B42BD928C53D
System control number
(OCoLC)952577290
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not applicable
Label
First strike : a thriller, Ben Coes
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn952577290
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (14 hr., 7 min., 24 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781427272027
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
DF386B0E-DF4F-444F-AABB-B42BD928C53D
System control number
(OCoLC)952577290
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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