Ingeniously plotted and as up-to-the minute as today's headlines, Honor Among Thieves resonates with brilliant pace. It is , 1994, Washington, D.C. The Clinton Administration is grappling with its domestic policies, and a sinister plot is being masterminded six thousand miles away in Baghdad. By using $100 million as bait and spinning a deadly web of corruption, forgery and terror, Saddam Hussein seeks to embarrass the U.S. with the ultimate revenge to steal a treasured historical document and then destroy it before the world's media-- on July 4, 1994. The countdown to Independence Day begins. Two agents stand in the way of his nearly flawless plan--Scott Bradley, a rising star in the CIA who is desperate to prove his patriotism, and Hanna Koper, the stunning Mossad operative who has already lost so much that she fears nothing and trusts no one. their unrelenting quest to prevent what would undoubtedly be the most humiliating day in U.S. history takes them across four continents and climaxes in a dramatic, triple-twist ending.