Engines of Empire (Plexis Book 1).
An alternate history novella
Ivan Kramer is a dedicated extreme traveler who writes books based on his own adventures in places like Mariana Trench, the forests of Laos or the lost city of Machu Picchu. He's even spent some time trespassing the infamous Chernobyl zone. When not on the road, Ivan lives in a small alpine village where he's now busy working on more stories for his Plexis adventure saga.
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THIEVES vs. ASSASSINS
LOCKPICKS vs. KNIVES
WITS vs. HANDGUNS
When Alec's parents - professional international burglars - decide to penetrate the Russian Royal train to steal some classified paperwork for their mysterious client, he decides to help them. But what seems to be an easy break-in becomes the first knot in the net of intrigues that have entangled the globe. Now Alec must prevent a major catastrophe and track down those who control the plot's gears steering the events toward an unpredictable finale.
A chain of murders and explosions, mysterious clues and ominous evidence takes young Alec McGuinn to Paris, London and the Balkans, finally leading him to America. But how can one fight the secret terrorist masters of this world if they would stop at nothing to silence a humble technical student?
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