He who lives by the sword, dies by the sword. A lesson for Alexi Brynov, deposed premier of the autocratic People's Republic (a frequent source of problems for Seaview's
crew). But Brynov has an audacious plan that depends on Seaview
. He must sell Admiral Nelson the idea that in exchange for Brynov's secrets, the United States should grant him political refugee status. But that is only the beginning of the plan. If he succeeds, Brynov will return to power on a tidal wave of worldwide bloodshed.