Tom Clancy Commander in Chief: The New Jack Ryan Novel
Meanwhile, Russian President Valeri Volodin is in dire after his ambitions are foiled in Dagestan. The oligarchs who support him expect a constant flow of graft, but with energy prices cratering, the Russian economy sputters to a virtual halt. Unable to grow the Russian market at home, Volodin's hold on power relies on expansion abroad — a plan that has been thwarted by the United States in the past.
But this time Volodin has determined that an indirect approach is the best. A series of devastating attacks take place - all appearing unrelated - is the best camouflage in a campaign to create worldwide chaos.
Only one man recognizes an ominous pattern in the reports of terror from around the globe: American President Jack Ryan. But before he can act he needs proof.
While his intelligence agencies race to uncover the truth behind the attacks, Jack Ryan struggles to unite a distrustful coalition of Western nations against the Russian dictator.
With fifty thousand Russian troops poised to invade a NATO nation, can the American President to stop Volodin’s grand plan of global conflict and conquest? Or will he succeed in changing the balance of world power forever?