By David Baldacci
A riveting debut novel of homicide, honor, loyalty, and betrayal that reaches all of the option to the Oval place of work. A vicious homicide concerning the president and his mistress ends up in a coverup orchestrated through the zealously unswerving leader of protection and the key provider. yet, unbeknownst to the president and his lackeys, one not going witness observed every thing. Will americans study the truth?.
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Damon, holding up a protesting hand. " "I wasn't going to open it," laughed the young inventor. "It has a worse odor and seems to choke you more in a big quantity than when there's only a little. " laughed Ned. "Now about your test. " "There are to be two tests," answered Tom. "The first, and the smaller, will be in the pit, as before, only this time we shall have what, I believe, will be the successful combination of chemicals to drop on it. "The second test will be the main one. In that I plan to have an old barn which I have bought set ablaze.
And he nodded in the direction taken by the two who had dined behind the screen. CHAPTER IX. SUSPICIONS 30 Tom Swift Among The Fire Fighters "Yes, sir. And they had engine trouble, I believe. " "Then he's the chap I want to see," thought Tom. " He reasoned that he could get more about the identity of the two mysterious men from the mechanic than from the waiter. Nor was he wrong in this surmise. " exclaimed the mechanician, after he had agreed to go with Tom to where the airship Scud was stalled.
Dad, you can make the arrangements for Mr. Baxter to use our big laboratory. And let him have credit for any chemicals he needs. " "I'll never forget this," said Mr. Baxter, and there were tears in his eyes as he shook hands with Tom, who tried to make light of his generous act. Tom, after the wrecking of his laboratory, in which accident poor Eradicate was injured, had built himself another−−two others, in fact, after having shared Mr. Baxter's temporary one for a time. Tom put up the most completely equipped laboratory that could be devised, and he also erected a smaller one for his own personal use, the main one being at the disposal of his father and the various heads of the different departments of the Shopton plant.
Absolute Power by David Baldacci