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By Stephen Hunter

ISBN-10: 1451640250

ISBN-13: 9781451640250

Bob Lee Swagger is again in a mystery fifty years within the making...

It's now not even a clue. It's a whisper, a hint, a ghost echo, drifting down during the a long time through likelihood connections so fragile that they might collapse within the puff of a breath. yet it's sufficient to get mythical former Marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger attracted to the occasions of November 22, 1963, and the 3rd bullet that so decisively ended the lifetime of John F. Kennedy and set the degree for the most enduring controversies of our time.

Swagger starts off his sluggish evening stalk via a much-traveled panorama. yet he's asking questions that few have requested earlier than: Why did the 3rd bullet explode? Why did Lee Harvey Oswald, approximately to turn into the main hunted guy in the world, probability all of it through returning to his rooming condominium to safe a pistol he simply may have introduced with him? How might a conspiracy that went un-penetrated for 50 years were thrown jointly within the and a part days among the declaration of the president's direction and the assassination itself?

As Bob investigates, one other voice enters the narrative: understanding, ironic, nearly prevalent, that of a talented, Yale-educated veteran of the CIA Plans department. Hugh Meachum has secrets and techniques and the capacity and the need to maintain them buried. whilst weighed opposed to his personal legacy, Swagger's lifestyles is a mere expense—but to blunt the chance, he'll first need to ambush the sniper.

As each one guy hunts the opposite throughout today's globe and during the thickets of historical past, The 3rd Bullet builds to an explosive climax that would eventually end up what Bob Lee Swagger has consistently identified: it's by no means too past due for justice.

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Download PDF by Stephen Hunter: The Third Bullet (Bob Lee Swagger, Book 8)

Bob Lee Swagger is again in a mystery fifty years within the making. ..

It's now not even a clue. It's a whisper, a hint, a ghost echo, drifting down throughout the a long time through probability connections so fragile that they might crumble within the puff of a breath. yet it's adequate to get mythical former Marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger attracted to the occasions of November 22, 1963, and the 3rd bullet that so decisively ended the lifetime of John F. Kennedy and set the level for the most enduring controversies of our time.

Swagger starts his sluggish evening stalk via a much-traveled panorama. yet he's asking questions that few have requested prior to: Why did the 3rd bullet explode? Why did Lee Harvey Oswald, approximately to turn into the main hunted guy in the world, possibility all of it through returning to his rooming residence to safe a pistol he simply can have introduced with him? How may possibly a conspiracy that went un-penetrated for 50 years were thrown jointly within the and a part days among the statement of the president's direction and the assassination itself?

As Bob investigates, one other voice enters the narrative: understanding, ironic, virtually universal, that of a talented, Yale-educated veteran of the CIA Plans department. Hugh Meachum has secrets and techniques and the skill and the desire to maintain them buried. while weighed opposed to his personal legacy, Swagger's existence is a trifling expense—but to blunt the risk, he'll first need to ambush the sniper.

As each one guy hunts the opposite throughout today's globe and during the thickets of heritage, The 3rd Bullet builds to an explosive climax that would eventually end up what Bob Lee Swagger has regularly recognized: it's by no means too overdue for justice.

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