ISBN 0-910155-38-0 $12.95
A mercenary invasion? A coup d'état? Civil War? Or maybe it's all an elaborate plot to discredit the American Embassy in the island republic of Sharqiya.
Ambassador Hal Potter was once a professor, and an expert on French colonialism. Now he will need all his knowledgeand diplomatic skillto hold his fractious team together in the face of the dangers that threaten to destroy them all.
Ted Mason is a retired Foreign Service and Army Reserve Officer, with overseas postings in Europe and in the Third World. As a political analyst for the Air Force and later the US European Command Headquarters, he covered tumultuous events leading to independence in France's former colonies. As a Public Affairs Officer he directed American Cultural and Information activities at U.S. missions overseas. A graduate of Yale University, he now lives with his French-born wife, Geneviève in Washington, DC. They continue to visit France and Europe at least once a year.