ARAMCHEK - The word scratched in the sidewalk of the President's childhood home. ARAMCHEK - The name of the subversive society 'with no official membership' whose sole purpose is to overthrow the American government. ARAMCHEK - The name of a woman who may hold the key- and who has only weeks to live. Will the agents of the omniscient Valis succeed in their mission of liberation? Or will the seek-and-destroy tactic of President Ferris F. Freemont extend the mind-numbing grip of the Antagonist across the parameters of the free world?