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In addition to being the author of Falcon Seven, Marine One, Secret Justice, Shadows of Power, Fallout, Flash Point, The Price of Power and Balance of Power, I am a partner in the international law firm of Morrison & Foerster, and head of the Trial Practice Group, and a former Navy Flight Officer in F-14s.

I grew up in West Lafayette, Indiana, and attended the University of South Carolina on a Navy ROTC scholarship, majoring in history, with a minor in English. During my senior summer, I did an exchange cruise with the French Navy on a destroyer, the EE Kersaint out of Brest (which was a wonderful experience and reinforced my decision to go into the Navy), and then attended the University of Warwick in England, to study English Reformati
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It is easy to believe the Nazi/neo-Nazi threat died with Hitler. Unfortunately that’s not the case. This latest demonstration in Dresden of more than 17,000 called itself anti-Islamic, or anti-immigration. Read about the increasing Nazi presence in Germany here. Ithas been building for some time, and soon may get the worldwide attention, and resistance, it needs. My next book will deal with t...

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