By Michael Fabey

An alarming message from an award-winning journalist with remarkable entry to the top naval officials in the US and China and their ships and guns, it is a chilling examine the “warm struggle” over keep watch over of the South China Sea—one that's threatening to flare into full-scale conflict.

Out within the Pacific Ocean, there's a conflict occurring. it's a “warm war,” a shoving fit among the us, considering WWII the uncontested ruler of the seas, and China, which now possesses the world’s biggest military. The chinese language regard the Pacific, and particularly the South China Sea, as their ocean, and they’re able to shield it. on a daily basis the warmth among the 2 international locations raises because the chinese language attempt to declare the South China Sea for his or her personal, and the U.S. insists on saying freedom of navigation. all through Southern Asia, nations resembling Vietnam, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, and South Korea reply with outrage and starting to be worry as China turns coral reefs into artifical islands in a position to helping airstrips after which makes an attempt to implement twelve-mile-radius, shoot-down zones. The instant probability is that the 5 trillion cash in overseas alternate that passes throughout the zone will grind to a standstill. The ultimate danger is that the USA and China might be drawn into all-out war.

Pulitzer Prize-nominated journalist Michael Fabey has had extraordinary entry to the Navy’s so much unique plane vendors, cruisers, destroyers, airplane, and submarines, in addition to those that command them. He used to be one of the in simple terms reporters allowed to board a chinese language struggle vessel and become aware of its operations. In Crashback, Fabey describes how each year the united states is “losing sea.” He predicts the following nice fight among army superpowers will play out within the Pacific, and his e-book, greater than the other, is a correct preview of ways that clash may possibly unfold.

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