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4.73 of 5 stars 4.73  ·  rating details  ·  11 ratings  ·  6 reviews
During the 8-day holiday of Sukkot, Iran explodes nuclear warheads in near space high over Israel. The resulting electromagnetic pulse (EMP) blacks out power, disables microchips and sends the Middle East back to the pre-electronics age. The same Yom Kippur War neighbors attack immediately. It takes courage, chutzpah, faith and creativity to turn the tide and save Israel. ...more
Kindle Edition, 490 pages
Published (first published October 7th 2010)
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What would you do if you were a middle eastern despot and had one atomic bomb, with no hope of ever getting another?

Nuke Tel Aviv? New York? London? Washington? In 1991, Tom Clancy nuked the Superbowl (The Sum Of All Fears). This is 2011, and the world is a different place.

How many electronic devices do you use in a day? Obviously, you have a computer, probably you have an iPod/iPhone/iPad or something similar. You have a cell phone or a land-line one and even if the your phone was made in the
This book does not spend much time on my bookshelves as I am constantly picking it up to reread. Wonderful story with wonderful characters.
Marallyn Ben Moshe
I was looking for a new book to read on my Kindle when I came across Golan! by Edward Truitt. After reading a short description, I decided to buy it. I loved it! I loved the characters, the writing, the story...everything. And most of all I loved that it was clever. Bravo. Long enough to get friendly with the characters and not too long to get bored. A great story. I hope it never happens but if it does I bet there are people just like these least I hope so. Can't wait to read mo ...more
Edward Truitt
This is a "what if?" book about what would happen if Iran made a preemptive electronic/nuclear (EMP) strike on Israel in the near future. Having set up the scenario and imagining how it might play out in the Golan, I spend the next 450 pages getting Israel through it. Let me know what you think of my book.
Edward Truitt
Actually proofing it for the next edition... typo reports are welcome.
Eli Jacobs
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Starting to really sink my teeth into this. It's an exciting read!
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