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Without Warning

(2007)
(The first book in the Without Warning series)
A novel by

 
 
In Kuwait, American forces are stacked up, locked and loaded for the invasion of Iraq. In Paris, a covert agent, a woman who inhabits a twilight of lies and death, is close to cracking a terrorist cell. And just north of the equator, a forty-foot wood-hulled sailboat, manned by a drug runner, a pirate, and two gun-slinging beauties, is witness to the unspeakable. In one instant, all around the world, for politicians and peasants, from Gaza to Geneva, things will never be the same. A wave of inexplicable energy has slammed into the continental United States.

America, as we know it, is gone. . . .


WITHOUT WARNING

Now U.S. soldiers are fighting a war without command or control. A correspondent records horrors for no one. Washington is gone and the line of succession is in tatters; the functioning remnants of government are in Pearl Harbor, Guantánamo Bay, and one desperate, isolated corner of the Northwest. For the jihadists, it's Allah's miracle. For Saddam, it's a chance to attack. Iran declares war on an America that doesn't exist-except in the hearts and souls of the men and women who want it to.

In this astounding work of alternate fiction, John Birmingham hurtles us into a scenario that is unimaginable but shatteringly real: a world of financial ruin where a cloud of noxious waste-from America's burning cities-darkens Europe, while men and women in offices around the globe struggle to make decisions that cannot hold and opportunists unleash their secret demons.

From a slick Texas lawyer who happens to be in the right place at the right time to a hard-working city engineer in Seattle who becomes his terrified city's only hope, from the cancer-stricken secret agent to a drug runner off the Mexican coast and a U.S. general in Cuba, Without Warning tells a fast, furious story of survival, violence, and a new, soul-shattering reality. The first in an epic trilogy that will leave readers breathless and astounded, Without Warning offers a world without its policeman, its Great Satan, or its savior-as an unknowable future struggles to be born.

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Hardback Editions

February 2009 : USA Hardback
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Title: Without Warning
Author(s): John Birmingham
ISBN: 0-345-50289-2 / 978-0-345-50289-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Del Rey
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Paperback Editions

January 2013 : UK Paperback
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Title: Without Warning
Author(s): John Birmingham
ISBN: 1-78116-603-X / 978-1-78116-603-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Titan Books
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July 2010 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Without Warning (The Disappearance)
Author(s): John Birmingham
ISBN: 0-345-50290-6 / 978-0-345-50290-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Del Rey
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November 2007 : UK Paperback
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Title: Untitled John Birmingham
Author(s): John Birmingham
ISBN: 1-4050-3812-8 / 978-1-4050-3812-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan Australia
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Audio Editions

October 2011 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Without Warning
Author(s): John Birmingham
Publisher: Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd
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October 2011 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Without Warning
Author(s): John Birmingham
Publisher: Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd
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October 2011 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Without Warning
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Publisher: Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd
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February 2009 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: Without Warning
Author(s): John Birmingham
ISBN: 1-4332-6078-6 / 978-1-4332-6078-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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February 2009 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Without Warning
Author(s): John Birmingham
ISBN: 1-4332-6081-6 / 978-1-4332-6081-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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February 2009 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Without Warning [Library Binding]
Author(s): John Birmingham
ISBN: 1-4332-6079-4 / 978-1-4332-6079-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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February 2009 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: Without Warning
Author(s): John Birmingham
ISBN: 1-4332-6082-4 / 978-1-4332-6082-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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February 2009 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Without Warning
Author(s): John Birmingham
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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February 2009 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Without Warning
Author(s): John Birmingham
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

January 2013 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Without Warning (The Disappearance series Book 1)
Author(s): John Birmingham
Publisher: Titan Books
Availability: Amazon UK   


February 2009 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Without Warning (The Disappearance Book 1)
Author(s): John Birmingham
Publisher: Del Rey
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA