Commander Robert Bellamy of US Naval Intelligence is dispatched on a top secret mission.
A weather balloon carrying sensitive military
information has crashed in Switzerland. Bellamy
must locate the ten witnesses to the incident so that
they can be sworn to secrecy.
But as he conducts his search Bellamy begins to
suspect that he, too, is being hunted, and by an
unknown lethal force... that what he was told about
the balloon is only one part of an almost
From Washington to Zurich, Rome and Paris, the
story unfolds to reveal Bellamy's past - why the
woman he loves the most cannot return his love,
why his friends become his deadly enemies, and why
the world must never learn the incredible secret
hidden on the Swiss Alps...