A Dirk Pitt Novel, #20
On Sale: November 25, 2008
Featuring: Dirk Pitt; Dirk Jr; Summer
Hardcover / e-Book
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As with all Clive Cusslerâ€™s dazzling Dirk Pitt novels,
critics said Treasure of Khan â€śamazes, informs and
entertainsâ€ť (Publishers Weekly), â€śthe action zipping
along until a final powerhouse showdownâ€ť (Entertainment
Weekly). â€śWhatâ€™s not to like?â€ť proclaimed the Los
Angeles Timesâ€”and hundreds of thousands of readers
In his new novel, howeverâ€”the twentieth Dirk
Pitt adventureâ€” Cussler may have topped even
A potential breakthrough discovery to
reverse global warming . . . a series of unexplained sudden
deaths in British Columbia . . . a rash of international
incidents between the United States and one of its closest
allies that threatens to erupt into an actual shooting war .
. . NUMA director Dirk Pitt and his children, Dirk. Jr. and
Summer, have reason to believe thereâ€™s a connection here
somewhere, but they also know they have very little time to
find it before events escalate out of control. Their only
real clue might just be a mysterious silvery mineral traced
to a long-ago expedition in search of the fabled Northwest
Passage. But no one survived from that doomed mission,
captain and crew perished to a manâ€”and if Pitt and his
colleague Al Giordino arenâ€™t careful, the very same fate may
Filled with the breathtaking suspense
and audacious imagination that have become his hallmarks,
this is a tour de forceâ€” further proof that when it comes to
adventure writing, nobody beats Clive Cussler.
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