A terrorist attack. A killer on the loose. And a final, desperate mission... Former SAS Captain, Tom Jackson, is a man with nothing to lose. A veteran of the most dangerous missions the Regiment could throw at him, his life was torn apart the day a terrorist attack killed his family. Now he grieves in obscurity, the world of warfare nothing but a distant memory.However, people higher up the chain of command have other plans for Jackson. They are in a mess of their own making, and make him an offer he cant refuse an offer that will take him back into the brutal theatre of war. Theres a disaster waiting to happen, which only one person can help prevent, and that person is being held by the Taliban insurgency in the depths of a harsh Afghanistan winter.