A collection of three novellas from New York Times bestselling author Stephen CoontsThree unforgettable tales of dramatic military action and undercover technology:al-Jihad: An ex-Marine sniper and a military pilot team up to kill the terrorists who murdered the pilot's parents. But out in the Libyan desert, all is not as it seems, and these two must use all their skills just to stay alive? .The Sea Witch: What happens when you load a Catalina flying boat with five tons of bombs, a half-dozen machine guns, and a crew that walks a fine line between valor and suicide? In the Pacific theater of war, the Japanese Navy is about to discover the answer? .The 17th Day: Previously published in Berkley's First to Fight, today is the day statistics say our World War I aviator hero will not survive? .