Point of Impact (Bob Lee Swagger, Book 1) by Stephen Hunter

By Stephen Hunter

He was once one the easiest Marine snipers in Vietnam. at the present time, 20 years later, disgruntled hero of an unheroic struggle, all Bob Lee Swagger desires to be left on my own and to go away the killing behind.

But with consummate mental ability, a shadowy army association seduces Bob into leaving his loved Arkansas hills for one final challenge for his kingdom, unaware till too past due that the sport is rigged.

The assassination plot is achieved to perfection—until Bob Lee Swagger, alleged lone gunman, comes out of the operation alive, the objective of a national manhunt, his purely allies a girl he simply met and a discredited FBI agent.

Now Bob Lee Swagger is at the run, utilizing his deadly talents as soon as more—but this time to trace down the lads who set him up and to damage a gloomy conspiracy geared toward the very center of the US.

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