The son of a Syrian War Hero and an American jet setting mother finds himself embroiled in a thousand years of competing religious beliefs. Returning home in disgrace after America’s bloodiest day in the nation’s longest war, his commanders shunt Adam Michaels to the backwaters of military embarrassment. When his secret PhD thesis is unwittingly revealed, Adam becomes the most feared and hated man in the terrorist world. He rallies unlikely allies and overcomes conspiracies in the highest levels of his own government becoming the epicenter to a planet in its death throes. With a billion lives hanging in the balance, one man must make a choice that few will understand or forgive.