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The latest action-packed Dirk Pitt adventure novel from the UK No. 1 bestseller Clive Cussler.
An ancient mystery becomes an all-too-real modern threat for Dirk Pitt and his colleagues, in an extraordinary adventure novel in one of suspense fiction's most beloved series.
The murder of a team of U.N. scientists while investigating mysterious deaths in El Salvador. A deadly collision in the waterways off Detroit. An attack from tomb raiders on an archeological site along the Nile. Is there a link between these violent events? The answer may lie with the tale of an Egyptian princess forced to flee the armies of her father three thousand years ago.
From the desert sands of Egypt to the rocky isles of Ireland to the deepwater lochs of Scotland, only Dirk Pitt can unravel the secrets of an ancient enigma that could change the very future of mankind.
About the Author
Dirk Cussler, the son of Clive Cussler, has an MBA from Berkeley. He is the co-author of Crescent Dawn, Black Wind, Treasure of Khan, Arctic Drift, Poseidon's Arrow and Havana Storm.
ISBN: 9780241349588 ISBN-10: 0241349583 Series: Dirk Pitt Adventures Audience:
Number Of Pages: 464 Published: 19th March 2019 Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.4
Weight (kg): 0.61
Edition Number: 1
Clive Cussler is the author of over twenty-five internationally
bestselling books, including the Dirk Pitt adventure series, the NUMA
FILES novels and the Oregon Files Adventures.
He grew up in Alhambra, California. He later attended Pasadena City
College for two years, but then enlisted in the Air Force during the
Korean War where he served as an aircraft mechanic and flight engineer
in the Military Air Transport Service. Upon his discharge, he became a
copywriter and later creative director for two leading ad agencies. At
that time, he wrote and produced radio and television commercials that
won numerous international awards, one at the prestigious Cannes Film
Cussler began writing in 1965 and published his first novel featuring
Dirk Pitt in 1973. His first non-fiction work, The Sea Hunters, was
released in 1996. Because of this work the Board of Governors of the
Maritime College, State University of New York considered The Sea
Hunters in lieu of a Ph.D. thesis and awarded Cussler a Doctor of
Letters degree in May of 1997. It was the first time since the College
was founded in 1874 that such a degree was bestowed.
Cussler is the founder the National Underwater & Marine Agency,
(NUMA), a non-profit organisation that dedicates itself to American
maritime and naval history. In addition to being Chairman of NUMA,
Cussler is a fellow in both the Explorers Club of New York and the
Royal Geographic Society in London.
A noted collector of classic automobiles, Cussler owns 85 of the finest
examples of custom coachwork and 50's convertibles to be found
anywhere. They are garaged near Golden, Colorado. Today, Cussler
divides his time between the mountains of Colorado and the deserts of