Filled with breathtaking suspense and extraordinary imagination, Crescent Dawn is further proof that when it comes to adventure writing, nobody beats Clive Cussler. 327, a roman galley with an extraordinary cargo barely escapes a pirate attack. Deep sea explorer and numa director dirk pitt encounters the last direct descendants of the Ottoman dynasty as they prepair to incite a revolution in this novel in the #1 New York Times-bestselling series.
Crescent Dawn A Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 21 #ad - In a. D. In 1916, a british warship mysteriously explodes in the middle of the North Sea. In the present day, a cluster of important mosques in Turkey and Egypt are wracked by explosions. What ties them all together? numa director dirk pitt and his team are about to find out, as Roman artifacts discovered in Turkey and Israel unnervingly connect to the rise of a fundamentalist movement determined to restore the glory of the Ottoman Empire.
Arctic Drift A Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 20G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - And summer, must piece together what little records remain of the initial experiment. Oceanographer dirk pitt traces a lost ship's mysterious cargo to a scientific discovery that could reverse the dangers of climate change in this novel in the #1 New York Times-bestselling action adventure series. When an act of sabotage aims to slow down a technological breakthrough in American clean energy, it puts the United States on the brink of war with one of its closest allies.
They may not know how it was done, but they know what their scientists were trying to accomplish: a solution for global warming. Tension boils on the homefront, too, as gas prices surge to an all-time high. And if pitt, and his buddy al giordino aren't careful, his family, the very same fate may await them…and the world.
Arctic Drift A Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 20 #ad - 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. To prevent global catastrophe, Dirk Pitt and his children, Dirk Jr.
Poseidon's Arrow A Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 22G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - In this adventure in the #1 new york times bestselling series, oceanographer Dirk Pitt is back to find a crucial piece of marine tech that could reshape the United States’ defense program. It is the greatest advance in American defense technology in decades—an attack submarine capable of incredible underwater speeds.
. What they discover at the end of it is a much, much greater threat than even they imagined. Filled with breathtaking suspense and extraordinary imagination, Poseidon’s Arrow is further proof that when it comes to adventure writing, nobody beats Clive Cussler. Could these mysterious events be connected to an italian submarine that itself disappeared in 1943?It is up to NUMA director Dirk Pitt and his team, from Washington to Mexico, to go on a desperate international chase to find the truth, aided by a beautiful NCIS agent and by Pitt’s children, marine engineer Dirk and oceanographer Summer, Idaho to Panama.
Poseidon's Arrow A Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 22 #ad - There is only one problem: A key element of the prototype is missing—and the man who developed it is dead. At the same time, ships have started vanishing mid-ocean, and when a few reappear, bodies are found aboard burned to a crisp.
Treasure of Khan A Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 19G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - Oceanic explorers dirk pitt and al giordino find intrigue, adventure, and peril while collecting clues to the mysterious treasure of Xanadu, the famed capital of Kublai Khan’s empire. Pitt and giordino soon learn the magnate’s fury and his power both stem from the same source: a dark secret about Genghis Khan, the greatest conqueror the world has ever known.
In fact, pitt and the numa crew have inadvertently stepped between a Mongolian tycoon and his plans to corner the global oil market, beginning with covert negotiations in China. But when the survey team is abducted and Pitt’s research vessel nearly sunk, but the influence of something, it becomes clear this is no run of bad luck, or someone, more sinister.
Treasure of Khan A Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 19 #ad - But the khan’s legacy is very real. That is, if Pitt and Giordino get there first. To pitt and giordino the famed Khan’s empire is nearly the stuff of legend and his tomb a forgotten mystery. And it’s the treasure of his grandson Kublai Khan that holds the key to stopping this modern-day oil baron from restoring the conquests of his ancestors.
. When dirk pitt is nearly killed rescuing an oil survey team from a freak wave on Russia’s Lake Baikal, it appears a simple act of nature.
Havana Storm: A Dirk Pitt AdventureG.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - . While investigating an unexplained poisonous spill in the Caribbean Sea that may ultimately threaten the United States, Dirk Pitt unwittingly becomes involved in something even more dangerous—a post-Castro power struggle for the control of Cuba. But perhaps never quite as dire as the one facing them now.
Meanwhile, are on an investigation of their own, marine engineer Dirk and oceanographer Summer, Pitt’s children, chasing an Aztec stone that may reveal the whereabouts of a vast historical Aztec treasure. The problem is, that stone was believed to have been destroyed on the battleship Maine in Havana Harbor in 1898, which brings them both to Cuba as well—and squarely into harm’s way.
Havana Storm: A Dirk Pitt Adventure #ad - Renowned marine adventurer dirk pitt returns to stem a toxic outbreak in the thrilling novel from the grand master of adventure and #1 New York Times–bestselling author. The whole pitt familyhas been in desperate situations before.
Black Wind A Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 18G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - Pitt has faced devastating enemies before, has even teamed up with his children to track them down. Kept secret from all but a few select officials, two submarines were sent to the West Coast of the United States, their cargo a revolutionary new strain of biological virus, their mission to unleash hell.
Neither sub made it to the designated target. But that does not mean they were lost. Someone knows about the subs and what they carried, and has an extraordinary plan in mind for the prize inside—a plan that could reshape America, knows too where they might be, and the world, as we know it. All that stands in the way are three people: a marine biologist named Summer, a marine engineer named Dirk.
Black Wind A Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 18 #ad - But never before has he encountered such pure evil—until now. Legendary oceanographer dirk pitt must work with his children to unravel old battle plans from WWII to prevent a present-day massacre in this novel in the #1 New York Times-bestselling adventure series. In the waning days of World War II, the Japanese tried a last desperate measure.
And their father, Dirk Pitt, the new head of NUMA.
Trojan Odyssey A Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 17G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - For there is an all-too-human evil at work in that part of the world, and Summer’s relic may be the only clue to the man calling the shots. And now that dirk pitt has learned he’s a father, he will stop at nothing to protect his two children. If he’s right, his ancestors laid the foundation for the work he will soon complete—and our world will be a very different place.
Whoever he is, he’s connected to a cult that believes the Celts, also known as the Achaeans, reached the New World millennia before the accepted history suggests. Though if summer's discovery is to be believed, the world is already a very different place. The peril for everybody concerned is incalculable.
Fraternal twins, Summer Pitt and Dirk Pitt, Jr. Are working to determine the origin of a strange brown tide infesting the ocean off the shore of Nicaragua when two startling things happen: Summer discovers an artifact, something strange and beautiful and ancient. And the worst storm in years boils up out of the sky, heading straight for them and a nearby floating luxury resort hotel called Ocean Wanderer.
Trojan Odyssey A Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 17 #ad - He rushes into the chaos, only to find that what’s left in the storm’s wake makes the furies of nature pale in comparison. In his first adventure since the revelation that he’s a parent, Dirk Pitt must uncover the truth behind the myth of another long-lost father-figure, Homer’s Odysseus, if he’s going to stop a dangerous cult from reshaping the earth in their own image.
Valhalla Rising Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 16G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - The machines could only be the stuff of legend, described in the tales of Viking explorers or the accounts of Jules Verne. Nearby numa special projects director Dirk Pitt notices smoke and races to the rescue. Egan strives to uncover the hidden value in her father's inventions, Pitt is hired on by maritime insurers to investigate the wreckage.
Marine explorer dirk pitt must rely on the nautical lore of Jules Verne to stop a ruthless oil baron with his sights set on political power in this #1 New York Times-bestselling series. In the middle of its maiden voyage, a luxury cruise ship using revolutionary new engines suddenly catches fire and sinks.
And they may be pitt and egan's only hope when an oil tycoon with a plan of his own appears on the scene. Before journey's end, pitt will take on a power-mad millionaire, tread upon territory previously known only to Verne's illustrious Captain Nemo, and make shocking discoveries about his own past.
Valhalla Rising Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 16 #ad - Neither are prepared for the mechanical marvels they'll soon be forced to confront. Its alarms stay silent; its sprinkler system remains inactive. He's too late to save the engineer behind the ship's new technology, but helps the man's daughter, Kelly Egan, escape with her father's work in a leather briefcase.
Odessa Sea Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 24G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - The three of them are used to perilous situations—but this time, they may have found their match. Dirk pitt, helping to locate a lost ottoman shipwreck, the director of the National Underwater and Marine Agency, is on the Black Sea, when he responds to an urgent Mayday—“Under attack!”—from a nearby freighter.
His two children, are exploring a mysterious shipwreck of their own, marine engineer Dirk and oceanographer Summer, when they are catapulted into his orbit. As pitt and giordino explore, a blast from the stern scuttles the ship swiftly, almost taking them with it. The more the two of them search for the secret of the death ship, the deeper they descend into an extraordinary series of discoveries.
Odessa Sea Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 24 #ad - A desperate attempt in 1917 to preserve the wealth and power of the Romanov Empire. A cold war bomber lost with a deadly cargo. But when he and his colleague Al Giordino arrive, there is nobody there. A brilliant developer of advanced drone technology on an unknown mission. Modern-day nuclear smugglers, determined Ukrainian rebels, a beautiful anti-terrorism agent from Europol—all will combine to present Pitt with the most dangerous challenge of his career.
And not only Pitt. Dirk pitt—“oceanography’s answer to indiana jones”*—responds to a Mayday signal from a deserted ship and gets drawn towards a deadly Cold War secret in this thriller in Clive Cussler’s #1 New York Times-bestselling series.
Atlantis Found A Dirk Pitt Novel Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 15G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - But their work won’t stay buried long. Dirk pitt is on hand during the blast and quick to initiate a rescue operation. Marine explorer dirk pitt faces off against an elite army from an era gone-by in order to uncover the secrets of an ancient civilization in this #1 New York Times-bestselling series. And that’s when his ship is set upon and nearly sunk by an impossibility—a vessel that should have died 56 years before.
Clearly, another group knows about the relics of this long-forgotten but highly-advanced seafaring culture. And they’ll stop at nothing to keep the rest of the world in the dark. A group of anthropologists uncover strange inscriptions on the wall of a Colorado mine just as an explosion traps them deep within the earth.
Atlantis Found A Dirk Pitt Novel Dirk Pitt Adventure Book 15 #ad - He is then tapped to lead a research crew on behalf of the U. S. National underwater and Marine Agency to further study these uncanny artifacts.
Flood TideSphere #ad - A sunday times bestseller'cussler is hard to beat' daily mailThe fourteenth incredible Dirk Pitt classic from multi-million-copy king of the adventure novel, Clive Cussler. Tracking a notorious chinese smuggler's activities leads Dirk Pitt from Washington State to Louisiana, where his quarry is constructing a huge shipping port in the middle of nowhere.
As pitt prepares for a final showdown, he is faced with the most formidable foe he has ever encountered. Clive cussler is the guy i read' Tom Clancy'The Adventure King' Daily Express. Why has he chosen this unlikely location? the trail then leads to the race to find the site of the mysterious sinking of the ship that Chiang Kai-shek filled with treasure when he fled China in 1949, including the legendary boxes containing the bones of Peking Man that had vanished at the beginning of World War I.