The Resource Sleeping Dogs : a Novel

Sleeping Dogs : a Novel

Label
Sleeping Dogs : a Novel
Title
Sleeping Dogs
Title remainder
a Novel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Pentagon has a dirty, little secret they've been keeping quiet for forty years. During the Cold War, a number of live H-bombs were jettisoned and lost around the country as a result of mishaps and mid-air collisions. A disgraced former Pentagon weapons expert, Howie Collyer, who blew the whistle on the unrecovered H-bombs and lost his job as a result, learns from a nurse in a VA hospital that one of her patients has vague recollections of being the pilot on a B-52 plane that jettisoned a nuke. Collyer teams up with the nurse to kidnap the man from the hospital in the hopes he w
  • Most people don't realize that eleven unrecovered nuclear weapons are scattered around the U.S. from mid-air mishaps and crashes when B-52s were in the air 24-7 during the Cold War. Howie Collyer, a disgraced Pentagon whistleblower, discovers an old pilot who might know a nuke's location. Kidnapping the pilot, he takes him on a search for the missing bomb, followed by al-Qaeda and the Pentagon. Who's going to get to the bomb first? --Collyer who will expose the threat lost nukes pose? The Pentagon, intent on continuing the coverup? Or the al-Qaeda suicide driver out to detonate the bomb, incinerating millions and making the Eastern Seaboard uninhabitable for centuries?
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vanderwarker, Tony
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3622.A539
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Qaida (Organization)
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Bomber pilots
  • Conspiracies
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • Qaida (Organization)
  • Bomber pilots
  • Conspiracies
  • Nuclear weapons
  • United States
Label
Sleeping Dogs : a Novel
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn869641416
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (540 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781629143187
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EAA6F959-FEF0-4C70-8812-B9427D5E113C
System control number
(OCoLC)869641416
Label
Sleeping Dogs : a Novel
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn869641416
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (540 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781629143187
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EAA6F959-FEF0-4C70-8812-B9427D5E113C
System control number
(OCoLC)869641416

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