Stephen Mertz, Joe R. Lansdale
"Ho Chi Minh City. U.S. representatives have come to this godforsaken hellhole to determine whether or not American servicemen are still being held prisoners of the Vietnamese government. The terrible truth will, of course, be denied. It's a mass of sticky red tape that ex-P.O.W. Mark Stone plans to untangle once and for all—with bullets and bloodshed. Stone has dedicated his life to freeing these forgotten soldiers. And now he's busting into the city's nearby prison to come up with some living proof …"