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In an America driven to near bankruptcy with crushing foreign debt, the Talos Corporation stands out as a major success story--training soldiers and security forces from around the world and providing logistics and troops for nearly all branches of the United States government. But Talos has another plan in mind--the destruction of the federal system and constitutional law.Three FBI agents are all that stands between Talos's CEO Axel Price and the subversion of our nation. Fouad Al-Husam is working undercover in Lion City, Texas, on the Talos Campus--but he may have just overplayed his hand. Agent William Griffin will engage in a desperate diversion to try to rescue Al-Husam, and the top-secret information he literally carries in his blood.Rebecca Rose is called into action to partner with an unlikely hero: Nathan Trace, one of a team of four who created and programmed the thinking machines that are about to help Axel Price in his plans for domination. Trace and his colleagues were caught up in a violent incident in the Middle East several years ago, and experienced Post-Traumatic Stress disorder. All of them were forcibly enrolled in a treatment program sponsored by Talos Corporation, code-named Mariposa--which supposedlycured their PTSD. But now they are beginning to notice unexpected side effects. The Mariposa subjects are being liberated from nearly all human emotions and concerns--and all mental limits--to become brilliant sociopaths. They are out of and they must die.
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Grouped Work ID3ba8c758-502e-71ec-ddcb-ec14f1ef5d66
Grouping Titlemariposa
Grouping Authorbear greg
Grouping Categorybook
Last Grouping Update2020-06-15 23:11:01PM
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auth_author2Leggett, Charles.
authorBear, Greg, 1951-
author2-roleLeggett, Charles.
hoopla digital.
author_displayBear, Greg
display_descriptionThe world just keeps getting tougher and more complicated. America teeters on the edge of bankruptcy because of crushing foreign debt and an apparent savior, The Talos Corporation, delivers training for soldiers and security forces around the world, logistical support and badly-needed troops economically, but with a hidden cost that's both sinister and disturbing. The three rookie FBI agents who survived the challenges portrayed in Quantico, have gone their separate ways but seem fated to be drawn back together in an alliance against a surprising challenge for which no one seems prepared. Rebecca Rose is brought back from an extended sabbatical when the President is shot and her second-in-command is implicated in an horrific crime-and all the threads point deeper into Talos's secretive activities. Fouad Al-Husam, working undercover inside Talos, has uncovered and been forced to hide vital information of a takeover plot that threatens America's independence. Nathan Trace, victim of a violent incident in the Middle East, struggles with post-traumatic stress and seems to be recovering through participation in a treatment program, code-named Mariposa, which has unexpected side-effects that turn patients into brilliant, detached and sociopathic individuals-very smart and extremely deadly. Only a desperate combination of misfits and survivors can combat an apparently inevitable collapse of American organization that will lead to the fall of democracy.
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
hoopla:MWT11398788Online Hoopla CollectionOnline HooplaeAudiobookAudio Books1falsetrueHoopla Online
hoopla:MWT11903184Online Hoopla CollectionOnline HooplaeBookeBook1falsetrueHoopla Online
hoopla:MWT11560058Online Hoopla CollectionOnline HooplaeBookeBook1falsetrueHoopla Online
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
hoopla:MWT11398788eAudiobookAudio BooksUnabridged.EnglishBlackstone Publishing, 2010.1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 27 min.)) : digital.
hoopla:MWT11903184eBookeBookEnglishXist Publishing, 2017.1 online resource
hoopla:MWT11560058eBookeBookEnglishOpen Road Media, 2014.1 online resource
seriesQuantico novels
series_with_volumeQuantico novels|2
subject_facetBusiness and politics -- United States -- Fiction
Electronic books
Government contractors -- Corrupt practices -- United States -- Fiction
Suspense fiction
United States -- Politics and government -- 21st century -- Fiction
United States. -- Federal Bureau of Investigation -- Fiction
title_fullMariposa [electronic resource] / Greg Bear
Mariposa [electronic resource] Bear, Greg,
Mariposa [electronic resource] Bear, Greg, 1951-
topic_facetBusiness and politics
Corrupt practices
Electronic books
Government contractors
Politics and government