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Survivalist

Firestorm

Written By:Jerry Ahern - 1989

  • Firestorm - Jerry Ahern cover

Synopsis

When the earth's atmosphere explodes into a blazing wave of global fire, few could hope to escape with their lives. But John Thomas Rourke, ex-CIA Covert Operations Officer, weapons specialist and survival expertwould not be denied another chance at life to thwart the Communist takeover of the devastated planet. Rourke finds himself in an unusual alliance with the forces of New Germany against the bloodthirsty Russian foe when he receives world of the appearance of a new and deadly Soviet super weapon. Survivors describe being washed with a pale green light before earth and rock suddenly explode in debris-filled, mushroom-shaped clouds. Realizing the Russians have perfected a particle beam weapon that will tip the balance of world power, Rourke embarks on a perilous journey to the frozen Ural Mountains to steal the secret of the killer-beambefore New Germany responds to the new threat with their own nuclear arsenal. It would take only one or two thermonuclear detonations above ground to destroy the earth's already fragile ecosystem. Rourke's hazardous mission must not fail, for the life of every human being on earth now depends on the skills of The Survivalist.

Catastrophe:

war

Type:

realistic
Other Titles in the Survivalist list

-1     Legend, The

0     Mid-Wake

1     Total War

2     Nightmare Begins, The

3     Quest, The

4     Doomsayer, The

5     Web, The

6     Savage Horde, The

7     Prophet, The

8     End is Coming, The

9     Earth Fire

10     Awakening, The

11     Reprisal, The

12     Rebellion, The

13     Pursuit

14     Terror, The

15     Overlord

16     Arsenal, The

17     Ordeal, The

18     Struggle, The

19     Final Rain

20     Firestorm

21     To End All War

22     Brutal Conquest

23     Call to Battle

24     Blood Assassins

25     War Mountain

26     Countdown

27     Death Watch