HMS TRUCELENT is a nucleur-powered, hunter-Killer submarine, and one of the most deadly weapon systems in the world. Phil Hitchens is its distinguished British commander - who has broken away from a NATO excercise and embarked on his own darkly vengeful and deadly mission. SHADOWHUNTER is the name of the code name of the desperate sonar search for HMS TRUCELENT, last seen heading for the Kola Inlet where the cream of Soviet sea power lies unsuspecting at anchor.
Geoffrey Archer's gripping thrillers are inspired by a deep knowledge of international intrigue gathered during more than 25 years of reporting for ITV's News at Ten. His other international bestsellers include- Java Spider, Scorpion Trail, Eagle Trap and Sky Dancer.