The year is 2019 and america is on her knees!The once great nation has been reduced to an economically crippled, terror-plagued third world country. Extremism rules the day. Demonstrations erupt into riot at the drop of a slur and blocs of states openly threaten secession. The Federal Government desperately struggles to keep the country from coming apart at the seams.Americas enemies, sensing their opportunity, close in for the kill.One man rises out of the crowd and the chaos with a vision and an ultimatum for the nation and the world. Is he hero or villain, opportunist or madman? And can he be stopped?Joe Corelli, a analyst for the NSA, fears the worst when events hurl him beyond the safety of his office cubicle and into the clutches of religious fundamentalists orchestrating the most ambitious coup in history. Together with FBI Agent, Annie Cooper and freshman Congressman, Lamar Reed, the trio find themselves up against a movement, the likes of which, the world has not seen in a thousand years; a movement which threatens to alter the world overnight and dominate history for the next millennium.The House of War is a ticking time-bomb of a political thriller set in an all-too-foreseeable future with a plot, freshly-plucked, from todays headlines.