New York Times bestselling author William R. Forstchen tells a story that might be all too terrifyingly real. A story in which one man struggles to save his family and his small North Carolina town after American loses a war that sends our nation back to the Dark Ages.
A war lost because of a terrifying weapon, an Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP).
And it may already be in the hands of our enemies.
Months before publication, One Second Afterhas already been cited on the floor of Congress as a book all Americans should read. It has been discussed in the corridors of the Pentagon as a realistic look at EMPs and their awesome ability to send catastrphic shockwaves throughout the United State, literally within seconds. It is a weapon that The Wall Street Journal warned could shatter ourn ation. In the tradition of On the Beach , Fail-Safe , and Testament , this book, set in a typical American town, is a dire warning of what might be our future . . . and our end.
William R. Forstchen