Tao has tricked the U.S. government into committing an interdimensional atrocity, and only the Authority can save the planet! The crossover event that brought the Wildstorm universe to its knees is now available as a trade paperback that collects Coup D'état - The Authority, Coup D'état; Stormwatch, Coup D'état; Wildcats and Coup D'état; Sleeper. As an added bonus, this 112-page volume also includes pinups that appeared in Coup D'état; Afterword. When The Authority decides to take control of the situation - and the world - their actions send out shock waves that shake the foundation of the Wildstorm universe. Can Stormwatch - Team Achilles and the Wildcats coexist with the Authority under the new status quo?