By Robert Ludlum
During this wickedly humorous novel, Robert Ludlum combines the explosive pacing of The Bourne Identity and The Bourne Supremacy with a bitingly witty send-up of every thing from executive bureaucrats and pandering army males to the mob, the legislation, and arranged faith.
War hero and notorious ladies’ guy, normal MacKenzie Hawkins is a residing legend. His existence tale had even been offered to Hollywood. yet now he stands accused of defacing a old monument in China’s Forbidden urban. less than condo arrest in Peking, with a case opposed to him pending in Washington, it appears like the top of Mac’s illustrious occupation.
But he has a plan of his own—and it contains kidnapping the Pope. What’s the ransom? only one American dollar—for each Catholic within the world. upload to the combination a slew of shady “investors,” Hawkins’s 4 persuasive, well-endowed ex-wives, and a tender legal professional and fellow soldier who wishes not anything greater than to come to personal life—and you’ve obtained one relentlessly irreverent page-turner.