By David Poyer
Newly-promoted to Captain, Dan Lenson's first glimpse of his command is of a boat actually excessive and dry. The USS Savo Island, which consists of a categorised, never-before-deployed missile safety method, has run aground on an uncovered sandbar off Naples. Captain Lenson has to alleviate the ship's disgraced skipper and set up on a mystery mission—Operation Stellar Shield—which will take his send and group into the damaging waters bordering the center East.
As a weather of struggle builds among Israel and Iraq, with threats of nuclear and chemical guns, Dan has to rally Savo Island's demoralized staff, confront a mysterious loss of life on board send, whereas studying to function a fancy missile method that has now not been conflict proven. but if the clash reaches a climax, Dan is pressured to come to a decision that can rate millions of blameless lives—or may possibly store them, yet on the fee of his send and his career.
Filled with dramatic sea event, real guns and know-how, and extraordinary by way of Poyer's deep figuring out of responsibility and the ethical offerings made in wrestle, The Cruiser is the fourteenth novel to add Dan Lenson in army provider that includes him in the course of the world.