You sit in the most powerful office in the world with your finger on the nuclear trigger. At sea, on land, in the air, the countdown begins.. Missing: A U.S. nuclear weapon. Stolen from a stockpile in West Germany. The Threat: A terrorist will detonate it in a European city--unless all American nuclear weapons are out of Europe in 72 hours. The Panic: The Kremlin convulses in a power struggle. Washington orders STATE SCARLET: the highest nuclear alert. As the superpowers race toward world holocaust, an American agent and a KGB veteran hunt for a madman on the loose--one man with the fate of the earth in his hands!
Original title: State Scarlet
Genre: Fiction→ Adventure→ Political Intrigue and Terrorism