In the sultry South American air breeds a deadly infection that can neither be identified nor stopped. As scientists search for a cure, a clue, some scrap of information - millions perish.
Television reporter Piers Shatner discovers that this is more than just a natural disaster - it is a political plot so single-mindedly ruthless that it threatens to destroy civilisation. Only Shatner knows the truth. Only Shatner can save the world from oblivion. But time is running out. Fast.

US- Berkley; UK- Magnum; Germany - Knaur