Dead or Alive

Dead or Alive

By Tom Clancy; Lou Diamond Phillips (Read by); Grant Blackwood

Brilliance Audio, Compact Disc, Abridged, 9781455833047

Publication Date: April 1, 2012

Description
Jack Ryan, the former president of the United States, is out of office, but not out of the loop about his brainchild, the Campus a highly effective, counter-terrorism organization that operates outside the Washington hierarchy. But what Ryan doesn t know is that his son, Jack Ryan, Jr., has joined his cousins, Brian and Dominic Caruso, at the shadowy Campus. While a highly effective analyst, young Ryan hungers for the action of a field agent. The Campus has now turned their sights on the Emir, the number one terrorist threat to western civilization. A reclusive figure and mastermind of vicious terrorist acts, the Emir has eluded capture by the world's law enforcement agencies. But now with the help of ex-CIA agent John Clark and protege Marine Colonel Ding Chavez the Campus is in on the hunt. The mission: to bring the Emir in dead or alive.


About the Author
Since the publication of "The Hunt for Red October", Tom Clancy established an unrivalled position as the world's leading thriller writer, with a string of million-selling novels and three major Hollywood films to his name. He was also the author of "SSN" and the non-fiction books "Submarine, Armoured Warfare, Fighter Wing and Marine", and the co-creator of the Op-Centre series.

Lou Diamond Phillips is an accomplished actor with numerous film, television, and theater credits. Among his films are La Bamba, Young Guns, and Young Guns II.

In addition to his New York Times bestselling collaborations with Clive Cussler and Tom Clancy, Grant Blackwood is the author of three novels featuring Briggs Tanner: The End of Enemies, The Wall of Night, and An Echo of War. A U.S. Navy veteran, Grant spent three years as an operations specialist and a pilot rescue swimmer. He lives in Colorado.