Treasure (Dirk Pitt Adventures (Paperback))

By Clive Cussler

Clive Cussler, writer of 16 consecutive New York Times bestseller brings us loved personality Dirk Pitt, who discovers a path major immediately to valuable treasures. however it additionally thrusts him into clash which could tip the world’s stability of energy the inaccurate way...

Charts of misplaced gold...breathtaking paintings and infrequent volumes...maps of hidden oil and mineral deposits which can switch the world’s stability of strength. Now Dirk Pitt discovers the key path of the treasures of Alexandria—a path that plunges him right into a brutal conspiracy for overall domination of the globe. Zealots threaten to unseat the governments of Egypt and Mexico, exposing the USA to invasion and fiscal cave in. all at once, from East to West, anarchists succeed in their lethal tentacles into the guts of the us. And Dirk Pitt, the hard-hitting hero of Clive Cussler’s damage bestsellers Sahara and Inca Gold, is up opposed to the main feared murderer recognized to guy. a world band of terrorists is making its play for global strength at the excessive seas—and Pitt is the one guy alive who can cease them!

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Yaeger will come through,” she acknowledged encouragingly. “He cannot paintings miracles. ” Giordino held up an eye fixed on his stable arm. “We shouldn't have a lot time to make our flight. we might higher get rolling. ” Pitt walked over, shook benson's hand and smiled. "Make her good back. She stored our lives. " benson checked out him. “Only should you promise me you will hold her clear of flying bullets and ski slopes. ” “Done. ” once they left for the airport, benson opened a rear door of the twine. The door deal with got here off in his hand. “God,” he stated mournfully, “what a multitude. ” a noisy roar of applause erupted within the public galleries and swept over the delegates at the major ground lower than as Hala refused all advice and slowly made her method to the rostrum on crutches. She stood in the back of the rostrum, poised and serene, talking in a powerful, convincing voice. Her theatrics have been low-key and refined. She moved the viewers with an emotional entice cease the dead killing of blameless humans within the identify of faith. in simple terms while she known as for a censure of governments that grew to become a blind eye towards terrorist businesses did a number of delegates shift of their seats and stare into house. An undercurrent of murmurs trailed her information of the approaching Alexandria Library discovery because the large capability took time to sink in. Then Akhmad Yazid got here in for a scathing assault, as she accused him at once of the makes an attempt on her lifestyles. Hala concluded via firmly mentioning she wouldn't be pushed out of her place as Secretary-General by way of threats of destiny damage, yet may stay till her fellow delegates requested for her resignation. The reaction was once a status ovation that turned thunder ous as she stood off to 1 facet of the rostrum and displayed the solid on her ankle. “She's a few lady,” acknowledged the President admiringiy. “What i would not provide to have her sit down in my cupboard. ” He pressed the off button on a handheld remote control and the tv monitor went black. “An very good speech,” acknowledged Senator Pitt. “She tore Yazid apart-and made an exceptional pitch at the Library seek undertaking. ” The President nodded. “Yes, she got here via for us on either counts. ” “You comprehend, in fact, she's leaving for Uruguay to discuss with President Hasan. ” “Dale Nichols briefed me at the dialog you had together with her at the plane,” the President stated. He was once seated at the back of his table within the Oval place of work. “How can we stand at the seek? ” “NUMA! s desktop facility is operating on a location,” responded the Senator. “Are they shut? ” The Senator shook his head. “No nearer now to a leap forward than they have been 4 days in the past. ” I. cannot we accelerate the method? herald a imagine tank, college humans, different executive enterprises? " Senator Pitt regarded uncertain. “NUMA has the best laptop library on this planet on oceans, lakes and rivers. in the event that they cannot locate the vacation spot of the Egyptian fleet, not anyone can. ” “What approximately archaeological and historic files? ” the President urged. “Maybe something's been exposed some time past that can provide a clue. ” “Might be worthy a attempt.

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