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Windham Free Library - Windham Center F CAM (Text to phone) 33760128792140 Adult Fiction Available -
Bethel Public Library F CAMPBELL (Text to phone) 34030129688625 Adult Fiction Available -
Brookfield Library F/CAMPBELL (Text to phone) 34029130282972 Adult Fiction Available -
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown FIC CAMPBELL (Text to phone) 34014130322721 Adult Fiction Available -
Douglas Library of Hebron FIC CAM (Text to phone) 33400125703135 Adult Fiction Available -
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe FIC CAMPBELL,R (Text to phone) 34026128312118 Adult Fiction Available -
Hagaman Memorial Library - East Haven F CAMPBELL (Text to phone) 31953127964917 Adult Fiction Available -
Jonathan Trumbull Library - Lebanon FIC CAM (Text to phone) 33430129288429 Adult Fiction Available -
Kent Library Association - Kent F CAM (Text to phone) 33410125172611 Adult Fiction Available -
Mark Twain Library Association - Redding FIC Cam (Text to phone) 33620125263661 Adult Fiction Available -
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General Note:
"The best novel about a submarine since Tom Clancy's classic "The Hunt for Red October""--Jacket.
Summary, etc.:
"The USS Kentucky--a Trident ballistic missile submarine carrying a full complement of 192 nuclear warheads--is about to go on a routine cruise. Not long after it reaches the open sea, however, the Kentucky receives a launch order. After receiving that launch order, it is cut off from all counter-orders and disappears into the Pacific while it makes the eight-day transit to the launch site. What the Kentucky's crew doesn't know is that those launch orders haven't actually come from the U.S. government. Rogue elements within the Mossad have learned that Iran has developed its first nuclear weapon and, in ten days, will detonate it--and the target is Israel. The suspected weapon complex is too far underground for conventional weapons to harm it, and the only choice is a pre-emptive nuclear strike. With limited time, this rogue group initiates a long-planned operation called the Trident Deception. They'll transmit false orders and use a U.S. nuclear submarine to launch the attack. With only 8 days before the Kentucky is in launch range and with the submarine cut off from any outside communication, one senior officer, the father of one of the officers aboard the submarine, must assemble and lead a team of attack submarines to find, intercept and neutralize the Kentucky before it can unknowingly unleash a devastating nuclear attack"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Kentucky (Ship) > Fiction.
Submarines (Ships) > Fiction.
Ships > Fiction.
War > Fiction.
Iran > Fiction.
Communication > Fiction.
Genre: War stories.
War stories.

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