After the events of The Art of the Deal, former tycoon Rod Portlyn was left destitute, and he's now, a year later, reduced to running archaeological digs. But when he discovers a bizarre artifact, everything changes.
Portlyn sees the deadly device as his means of regaining his wealth and power -- and also getting revenge on the crew of the da Vinci. And his þrst target is Domenica Corsi's father....
Soon, the S.C.E. þnds itself in a web of intrigue and revenge, as people close to the crew are killed, with the crew itself the next likely target!
Glenn Greenberg is a comic book and fiction writer. He became a regular Marvel Comics writer at the beginning of his career and penned stories for The Spectacular Spider-Man, The Rampaging Hulk, The Silver Surfer, and Dracula. He was then hired to write the Star Trek: Untold Voyages comic book limited series. Since then, he has written several books in the Star Trek universe.