A super plague engineered in secret by the world's foremost superpower is discovered by US Navy surgeon Stefan Falconer in this military thriller set on the Antarctic continent, a terrifying frontier of 50-knot winds and subzero temperatures. After threatening to make his discovery public, Falconer is forced into a deadly cat-and-mouse game that offers a sobering commentary on betrayal and capitalistic intrigue. A bracing realism permeates this survivalist drama drawn from firsthand experiences on the ice of the seventh continent and current concerns about bioterrorism and national security.
Marshall Moore is an expert on bioweapons and a contributor to the 'Homeland Protection Professional Magazine'. He is a designated bioweapon first-attack responder and a former member of the Navy Medical Corps. He lives in Charleston, South Carolina.