The countdown to earth's total destruction has begun! For the first time in history, the land of the free and the home of the brave explodes to Defcon 1, at which America itself is under attack. Who would dare bomb the most powerful country in the world--repeatedly? Thomas Leggett must find the answer fast, before thermonuclear war blasts the planet into Armageddon. Before he can save the world, he must save himself. He is running for his life from the same country he is trying to save. America's friends and foes all over the world have their nuclear weapons armed and their fingers on the launch buttons. People all over the world hold what could be their last breath and brace themselves for Armageddon.