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Book details
  • Genre:FICTION
  • SubGenre:Thrillers
  • Language:English
  • Pages:300
  • Format:Paperback
  • eBook ISBN:9781543947298
  • Paperback ISBN:9781543947281

The Enemy of My Enemy

by Richard Caldwell View author's profile page

Overview


While in Monte Carlo, a brilliant Saudi playboy starts having dreams and auditory hallucinations. During these visions, he believes that the Archangel Gabrial is commanding him to resurrect a modern-day Caliphate, establish a new Islamic world order and become the first global Caliph. As the frequency and intensity of his dreams increases, he starts hearing a single, overpowering voice which lays out a plan for horrific terrorist attacks against the United States. The plan centers around a plot to attribute the attacks to North Korea forcing the United States to retaliate. The result will be an all-out nuclear war with China and Russia. The 21st Century Caliphate will emerge from the ashes of this exchange, subjugate or destroy surviving infidels, and establish its Caliph as the undisputed ruler of the planet. At the same time, a despised, increasingly unstable POTUS loses a bid for a second term in office. The POTUS vows revenge and intends to immortalize himself as the president who surgically removes a "tumor of a dictator" before a new administration takes office. He has the determination and commands the military might to do so. He also has a radical strategy to contain the conflict and to restore what remains of North Korea once the dust settles. These forces run parallel until they intersect at a terrifyingly plausible, explosive conclusion.


Description

An alarming thriller, teetering on the edge of becoming non-fiction.


About the author

Mr. Caldwell retired as an Army officer after twenty years service which included combat tours in Vietnam with 2nd Field Forces and D-71st. His awards include the Legion of Merit, the Bronze Star, three Meritorious Service Medals, the Army Commendation Medal, the Army Achievement Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal with three battle stars, Vietnam Gallantry Cross, Airborne Badge, Expert Field Medical Badge, and various overseas service awards.

Following his military service, Mr. Caldwell worked for twenty-four years in several hospital administration positions until he retired as COO in 2014. His credentials include a B.S. in Computer Science, an MBA, and a postgraduate fellowship in Healthcare Administration. Additionally, he is a graduate of the United States Army Command and General Staff College, holds a Black Belt in Taekwondo, and is an experienced SCUBA diver. He enjoys riding his Harley-Davidson, kayaking, fishing, camping and is a voracious reader.

Both he and his wife Patricia were born and raised in Dalton, Georgia. After their marriage in 1970, they have lived in Heidelberg, Germany, Panama City, Panama, Frederick, Maryland, El Paso, Killeen, and San Antonio, Texas, Lawton, Oklahoma, Jackson, Mississippi, and San Francisco, California. Following 19 moves in their married life, they currently live in Pike Road, Alabama. When asked if he and his wife plan to move again he quoted a verse from an old Willie Nelson song, they might take me back to Texas but they won’t take me back alive…




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