Atlantis Found is the new novel by Clive Cussler, documenting the adventures of his almost-superhero Dirk Pitt. Dirk Pitt is like the James Bond of the sea, he is indestructible, but gets a bit battered on his adventures, (in which he makes deadly enemies), but he always gets the woman and saves the day. Dirk's hobbies are fine foods and wines and the restoration of rare and fine cars. (The detail is incredible, I can only assume that these are the hobbi... Blue Gold - The NUMA Files 2
This story starts out with a powerboat race which goes a bit pear shaped, Austin, all blond hair and flashing eyes gets all bent out of shape when he loses the race because of a pod of dead whales. (i.e. someone has killed the whales, and they need to be punished...)
The investigation into the deaths of the whales takes Kurt south of the border and into warm water, while his friends are up the Amazon investigating something completely unrelated and th... Deep Six
Ace marine troubleshooter Dirk Pitt is back! In this exciting instalment in a long running and popular series. Pitt investigates the mysterious disappearance of a cruise ship in Alaska which is causing an environmental disaster. Once he uncovers secrets surrounding the ship's disappearance, he is faced with further peril as the President's yacht sails into fog and vanishes. Soon, Pitt uncovers a deadly conspiracy by a wealthy industrialist to destabilize... Dragon
Dirk & Al are once again thrown into the middle of danger when they are pulled into trying to figure out why a cargo ship, a luxury liner and a scientific ship have all perished into the sea. They find a series of Japanese cars with hidden nuclear bombs, and then two prominent senators are kidnapped. Dirk & Al leap into action. "Dragon" is fast paced, full of excitement and adventure, keeping you on the edge of your seat, as only Clive Cusler can....
National Underwater and Marine Agency projects director Dirk Pitt encounters an archeological survey team in trouble on the mountains of Peru. There he learns about an archeological traffic network in the Andes and some long lost Inca treasure as well. he must rescue the archeological team, who has fallen on the criminals hands along with long time friend Al Giordino.
In order to stop the archeological traffic criminals he has to retrace the steps of... Night Probe!
Ace marine troubleshooter Dirk Pitt searches for the wreckage of the sunken liner EMPRESS OF IRELAND and for the remains of the MANHATTAN LIMITED express train which plunged into a river from a bridge in a storm - on the same night when two high-ranking diplomats carrying world-changing documents were on board. Many years later, the future of both the USA and Canada is at stake. The US discovers oil in Canada - in a vulnerable part of Quebec, the state a... Pacific Vortex!
With the loss of a high tech Nuclear Submarine, in the Pacific ocean, many questions arise. As information surfaces, the plot thickens and Dirk Pitt is called once more to solve the puzzle that has the Military and the countryin a turmoil.... Raise the Titanic!
A race between the United States and Russia to find a metal needed for a military defense system. The only source left of this metal was shipped on the Titanic the night of her sinking.... Sacred Stone
, Craig Dirgo
Berkley, Oct 2004, 15.00, 416 pp.
Archeologist John Ackerman uncovers a meteorite while working on a millennium old Vikings excavation in Greenland. He realizes that the stone is radioactive, struck earth around 50,000 years ago, and that Eric the Red and his followers must have buried it in this cave because they must have learned first hand the danger it posed.
Two deadly opponents want to possess the Viking m... Sahara
This is one of NUMA agent Dirk Pitt's most exciting adventures, he travels to the Sahara in search of an old ironclad from Civil War times. Along the way he encounters a stunning woman who tells him of a plague affecting local residents. The plot twists as Dirk finds a corporation is behind the illnesses and a growing red algae outbreak. He tries to thwart them and meanwhile finds a mysterious airplane in the desert that turns out to be part of legend...
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Sam and Remy Fargo aren't your typical treasure hunters. They're not in the business for money or fame. Independently wealthy thanks to Sam's engineering acumen and his development of a prototype scanner, the Fargos search out and recover treasure and historical artifacts to donate to museums and countries. Both Sam and Remy lend their individual expertise to the hunt. Sam with his engineering skills and Remy with her anthropological and historical k... The Mediterranean Caper
... The Trojan Odyssey
Dirk Pitt and his long-lost children twins Dirk and Summer join forces in this action-packed adventure/thriller. When a brown tide is infesting the waters near the shore of Nicarauga, NUMA sends the twins to investigate. Two things happen during this investigation: Sommer uncovers an ancient artifact that should, according to all historical knowledge, should be impossible to be at that location; and they discover they are in the path of a huge hurrica... Treasure
The Great Library of Alexandria is destroyed, along with its priceless collections of artworks, maps, records and day to day living. But not all is destroyed. The cream of the crop is secretly taken away by Junius Venator. He sails to a far distant land, to hide the treasures until a day when they can be safe...
A United Nations Chartered flight is hijacked with the Secrectary-General, Hala Kamil, on board. It crashes in an icey fjo... Trojan Odyssey
Putnam, Nov 2003, 27.95, 496 pp.
It's been two years since Dirk Pitt discovered that he had two grown fraternal twin children Dirk and Summer who he loves dearly. They, like their father, love the ocean and work for NUMA where they investigate toxic contamination that is destroying the fragile sea life in the Caribbean ecosystem. While taking samples underwater, they discover a man made palace that sunk to the bottom of the sea ... Valhalla Rising
The story begins in the year 1035 somewhere in America where a tribe of Vikings led by Bjarne Sigvatson explore the fjords of America. Cussler manages to transport you to the Viking era without going into too much historical detail but gives the reader enough information to imagine the hardships the main Viking character had to endure in his struggle to find new land for his tribe.
We are then transported to the year 1894 in the middle of the Caribbea...