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Extreme Measures: A Thriller

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Vince Flynn

Narrated By: George Guidall

Publisher: Simon & Schuster

Date: October 2008

Duration: 12 hours 11 minutes

Summary:

Counterterrorism operative Mitch Rapp and his colleague Mike Nash may have met their match. The CIA has detected and intercepted two terrorist cells, but a third is feared to be on the loose. Led by a dangerous mastermind obsessed with becoming the leader of al-Qaeda, this determined and terrifying group is about to descend on America.

Rapp needs the best on this assignment, and Nash, who has served his government honorably for sixteen years, is his choice. Together, they have never wavered in the fight against the jihadists and their culture of death. Both have fought the war on terrorism in secret without accolades or acknowledgment of their personal sacrifices. Both have been forced to lie to virtually every single person they care about, and both have soldiered on with the knowledge that their hard work and lethal tactics have saved thousands of lives. But the political winds have changed in America, and certain leaders on Capitol Hill are pushing to have men like Rapp and Nash put back on a short leash. And then one spring afternoon in Washington, DC, everything changes.

Using his insider knowledge of intelligence agencies and the military, Flynn once again delivers an all-too-real portrayal of a war that is waged every day by a handful of brave, devoted souls. Smart, fast-paced, and jaw-droppingly realistic, Extreme Measures is the political thriller of our time.

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  • Jason P

    Good book. Love the series all together. A few skips in the audio.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful.

  • Marney Lukanc

    Extreme measures wasn't as good as Consent to kill. I know it was a book, but it seemed to have a ton of dialogue in it as opposed to action like Extreme measures. None the less, it was a good book and kept my attention most of the time.