When Top-Gun instructor Luke Henry trains a group of Pakistani Air Force pilots handpicked by the US Department of Defense, he suspects that they may have an agenda of domestic terrorism that will soon spiral out of control.
This is a history of one American family's love of war. It includes the exploits of Hugh Mercer, a Revolutionary War general and Colonel Waller Tazewell Patton, who was mortally wounded at Gettysburg. But the central focus is on the careers of the 20th century Pattons, World War II legend General George S. Patton, Jr. and his son, Major General George S. Patton.
The British empire was on the verge of revolution and at the centre of events are the Stuart sisters: Mary the Queen, and Anne the Queen-to-be, continually haunted by the memory of their father, James II, whom they have wronged.
In this rousing novel, the action sweeps from the Oval Office to a Navy SEAL assault on a remote Indonesian Island, from the court-martial of an admiral to the impeachment hearings of a peacenik president.
Two strangers arrive at Hundred Acre Field and the rumour is that a large housing estate is to be built there. While the protests and public enquiry take place, the villagers have other cause for shaking their heads when Miss Jackson falls in love and Joseph Coggs takes flight from Tyler's Row.