This fourth volume in the "Brotherhood of War" series begins in America, where two professional soldiers take on the establishment when they begin to train guerilla forces. Coming at a time when Castro has just invaded Cuba and the situation in Vietnam is becoming critical, they realize they must meet prepare troops to meet the enemy on its own terms. W.E.B.Griffin has also written "The Lieutenants", "The Majors" and "The Captains" in this series.