Invasion USA Boxed set: Books 3 & 4 [NOOK Book]

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At exactly midnight on December 31, every electronic device made in China for the last 30 years stops working.
From the U.S. electrical grid and all its back-ups, engine control-management systems, early warning systems on U.S. satellites, every motor vehicle, aircraft and ship made after 1985, to even simple memory chips inside children’s teddy bears—every electronic fuse, resistor, or connector that was “Made in China” becomes dormant… ...

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Invasion USA Boxed set: Books 3 & 4

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Overview

At exactly midnight on December 31, every electronic device made in China for the last 30 years stops working.
From the U.S. electrical grid and all its back-ups, engine control-management systems, early warning systems on U.S. satellites, every motor vehicle, aircraft and ship made after 1985, to even simple memory chips inside children’s teddy bears—every electronic fuse, resistor, or connector that was “Made in China” becomes dormant… forever.
At one minute past midnight on January 1st, every modern television broadcast of the U.S. New Year’s Eve festivities on the East Coast black-out. Millions of motor vehicles with an engine management system or engine-computerized system suddenly die, causing loss of control and thousands of accidents only seconds into the New Year. Traffic lights, directional beacons, communication stations, and all aircraft landing systems black out a couple of minutes later, as their modern back-ups start failing. Children’s Christmas presents, nearly forgotten, stop buzzing, moving, and blinking and go silent. Radios, computers, and all forms of electronic communication devices—even the latest 132 million electronic Christmas presents given only a week earlier (iPhone 5Gs, IPod Nano 4s, IMac Notepads and iPad 3s) go silent, never to blink on again. Ninety seconds after midnight, the entire electrical grid of North America deactivates itself and goes into close-down mode.
The shutdown of the United States of America, and 97% of the entire world, is accomplished by 12:30 am U.S. Eastern time on the first day of the New Year. It takes only 30 minutes to completely dismantle the whole of modern Western civilization as we know it.

China decided decades ago to become the most powerful nation on earth, a spot filled by the mighty USA.
How will they claim Number 1 position?
The INVASION USA series takes you through a fictional attack by a private Chinese company on the world by destroying everything the company has built for the last 30 years; 96% of the world's electrical products!
All mobile communications, computer chips, computer management parts for cars, fighter aircraft, tanks, rockets and all nuclear power station computer controls, nothing is exempt from total destruction.
Even the world's GPS system, the entire U.S. national grid, and the Internet are not exempt from the threat, at midnight, New Year's Eve, Eastern Time.
What happens if a few members of the U.S. Congress, the country's food companies and even major drug companies are in on the Chinese attack; to get their share of the new world?
The Invasion series is fictionally real, the threat possible and will affect every person in the world.

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940045473088
  • Publisher: T I Wade
  • Publication date: 1/20/2013
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 178,756
  • File size: 754 KB

Meet the Author

T I Wade was born in Bromley, Kent, England in 1954. His father, a banker was promoted with his International Bank to Africa and the young family moved to Africa in 1956.The author grew up in Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe). Once he had completed his mandatory military commitments, at 23 he left Africa to mature in Europe.He enjoyed Europe and lived in three countries; England, Germany and Portugal for 15 years. The author learned their way of life, and language before returning to Africa; Cape Town in 1989.Here the author owned and ran a restaurant, a coffee manufacturing and retail business, flew a Cessna 210 around desolate southern Africa and achieved marriage in 1992.Due to the upheavals of the political turmoil in South Africa, the Wade family of three moved to the United States in 1996. Park City, Utah was where his writing career began in 1997.To date T I Wade has written eleven novels.The Author, his wife and two teenage children currently live 20 miles south of Raleigh, North Carolina.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 15, 2014

    Excellent Military Thriller

    Bks 3 & 4 just as excellent as the 1st 2 bks in the series. I highly recommend this book.

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