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The Russian

Author: Ben Coes
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, an imprint of St. Martin's Publishing Group, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"After the break-up of the Soviet Union, some of the most hardened and capable criminals came to the United States. Over the past two decades, they have created a vicious and fearless underworld, breathtaking in its violence, disturbing in its efficiency, and destructive to society at large. With conventional law enforcement methods unable to stem the tide, the President issues top secret Executive Order 12-4b3
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Coes
ISBN: 9781250140791 125014079X
OCLC Number: 1048934761
Description: xiii, 352 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Ben Coes.

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"After the break-up of the Soviet Union, some of the most hardened and capable criminals came to the United States. Over the past two decades, they have created a vicious and fearless underworld, breathtaking in its violence, disturbing in its efficiency, and destructive to society at large. With conventional law enforcement methods unable to stem the tide, the President issues top secret Executive Order 12-4b3 creating a small, deadly team to take on this fight behind the scenes--a kill team. The head of the CIA's Special Operations Group, Billy Cosgrove, is picked to head this group and he, in turn, asks Rob Tacoma to be his deputy. Rob Tacoma--former Navy SEAL and former CIA agent--has a special reason to agree. Tacoma was raised by his grandparents after his own parents were killed by the Russian mafia. But before Tacoma can even start, Billy Cosgrove is found murdered in his own home, as a warning from the Russian mafia itself. Now Tacoma is in charge of the team and they have their first mission, to achieve the near impossible: find and neutralize the mob boss behind Billy Cosgrove's death. To do so means taking on practically an army in a battle where there are no rules and no limits."--Publisher.

After the break-up of the Soviet Union, some of their most hardened and capable criminals came to the United States. They created a vicious and fearless underworld, disturbing in its efficiency, and destructive to society at large. The President issues top secret Executive Order 12-4b3 creating a small, deadly team to take on this fight behind the scenes-- a kill team. The head of the CIA's Special Operations Group, Billy Cosgrove heads this group and asks Rob Tacoma to be his deputy. When Cosgrove is found murdered-- a warning from the Russian mafia-- Tacoma and his team have their first mission. -- adapted from publisher info.

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