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Across the Line of Departure (Backazimuth Book 2) by Mike Smith

By Mike Smith

In army terminology, the road of departure is the spot at which a soldier crosses from friendly-held territory into unsecured flooring, leaving defense in the back of to pursue his responsibility. For significant invoice Slade, a second-rate military officer and inveterate drinker, he needs to trip around the line of departure to seek for his enemies whereas combating his personal demons.

In 1991, Slade is stationed in Saudi Arabia as a part of Operation desolate tract hurricane. He trips into the fashionable battlefield, led by way of a susceptible and incompetent officer—a own tormentor whose clashes with Slade will finish while considered one of them is lifeless. purely Slade is aware of the genuine hazards looking ahead to him and the warriors he leads—that the most effective leaders and opponents within the U.S. military is now combating for Saddam and opposed to Slade and his comrades-in-arms.

As the military starts off the floor invasion, Slade trips into his previous the place he faces the thoughts of an evil so uncooked that it drives him into close to insanity, and destroys the only individual Slade loves. Slade relives a war of words with a malevolent determine immediately from a hideous story of historic horror, a scarring occasion that haunts Slade as he is going to warfare.

He trips into the center of a conspiracy whose value staggers Slade’s mind's eye. Slade turns into the prey as assassins come at him from the main not going instructions. He reveals treachery and deceit throughout him. He trips into his enemies’ fingers and faces a terrorist whose attractiveness is her most dangerous weapon.

Like Backazimuth, the sequel, around the Line of Departure is an engrossing army secret within the spirit of Tom Clancy and Harold Coyle, a realistically informed mystery that attracts readers deep into the brain of a posh protagonist whose unconventional code of honor units him on a deadly route to vengeance, from which there will be no turning back.

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