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Riassunto: A mysterious plague in the Antarctic. A diamond empire run by an evil genius. A devasting new technology that could kill millions of people.Shock Waveis a full of suspense, international intrigue and all-out excitement and action!Tasman Sea, 1856. A British clipper ship bound for Australia's penal colony is crushed in a raging typhoon. A few lucky survivors wash up on a deserted island, with two women called Betsy Fletcher and Jess Dorsett among them, and discover an immense supply of diamonds. Seymour Island, Antractica, 2000. Dirk Pitt rescues Maeve Fletcher, a descendant of Betsy's, after an unknown cataclysm kills thousands of marine animals and destroys a cruise ship. Could Maeve's father, who runs a ruthless diamond cartel, be responsible? From a chilling escape at a high-security Canadian mine to a tiny boat adrift on lonely, shark-infested waters, the ingenious Pitt is racing to thwart the danger before an unthinkable disaster claims millions of innocent lives.
Review: In this explosive Dirk Pitt novel by the author of Inca Gold, Pitt meets the most intriguing and sinister villain of his adventurous and legendary career--a billionaire Australian diamond king with whom he must wage conflict above and below the sea for the survival of vast numbers of sea creatures and more than a million human beings. Only Clive Cussler--the Grandmaster of Adventure--could have written a story this suspenseful.
Titolo: Shock Wave (Thorndike Press Large Print ...
Casa editrice: G K Hall & Co
Data di pubblicazione: 1997
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro Cengage Gale. Paperback. Condizione libro: Fair. Codice libro della libreria G0783815786I5N00
Descrizione libro G K Hall & Co. Condizione libro: Good. Ex-library. Moderate wear. Light interior markings. Codice libro della libreria BOOK-0510-01008