Published: New York : Little, Brown and Co., c2011 Edition: [Various editions] Description: 364 p. ; 25 cm ISBN/ISSN: 9780316198738, 0316198730, 9781455510191 (pbk), Language: English
Also published: New York : Hachett Book Group, 2012. 384 p.
The President's son and daughter are abducted, and Detective Alex Cross is one of the first on the scene. But someone very high-up is using the FBI, Secret Service, and CIA to keep him off the case and in the dark. Meanwhile, a deadly contagion in the water supply cripples half of the capital, and Alex discovers that someone may be about to unleash the most devastating attack the United States has ever experienced