When Muslim fundamentalists blow up a key Soviet oil
complex—making an already critical oil shortage calamitous—the Russians figure
they are going to have to take things into their own hands. They plan to seize
the Persian Gulf, and more ambitiously, to neutralize NATO. Thus begins Red
Storm, an audacious gamble that uses diplomatic maneuver to cloak a crash
military build-up. When Soviet tanks begin to roll, the West is caught off
guard. What looks like a thrust turns into an all-out shooting war, possibly
the climactic battle for control of the globe.
A chillingly authentic vision of modern war, Red Storm Rising is as powerful as it is
ambitious. Download and start listening now!