Galilee, 1025: A Templar knight uncoversa holy treasure in
an ancient citadel-a priceless icon that holds a mysterious and
A millennium later, Commander Gray Pierce of Sigma Force is
dispatched to the African jungle, teaming up with former Army
Ranger Captain Tucker Wayne and his military war dog, Kane, on a
covert mission to rescue the U.S. President''s pregnant daughter
from Somali pirates. But Pierce fears the kidnapping masks a far
more terrible terrorist agenda-a suspicion proven true in a fiery
ambush and a deadly act of betrayal . . . and by the firebombing of
a South Carolina fertility clinic half a world away.
Suddenly Gray Pierce and Sigma Force are in a frantic race to
save an innocent unborn baby whose very existence raises questions
about the nature of humanity. And behind it all is a deadly cabal
that has been manipulating events from the shadows throughout
history . . . and a devastating conspiracy rooted in human genetic
code that Pierce must expose before it alters humanity forever.