By Clive Cussler
A vintage, exciting Dirk Pitt experience from a grasp of the genre!
Nearly 5 centuries in the past a fleet of boats landed mysteriously on an island in an inland sea. There, an old Andean humans concealed a golden hoard more than that of any pharaoh, then they and their treasure vanished into history—until now.
In 1998, within the Andes Mountains of Peru, Dirk Pitt dives into an old sacrificial pool, saving American archaeologists from yes drowning. yet his death-defying rescue is barely the start, because it attracts the intrepid Pitt right into a vortex of darkness and chance, corruption and betrayal. A sinister crime syndicate has traced the long-lost treasure—worth nearly a thousand million dollars—from the Andes to the banks of a hidden underground river flowing underneath a Mexican desolate tract. pushed by means of burning greed and a ruthless bloodlust, the syndicate is racing to grab the golden prize...and to terminate the single guy who can cease them.
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As for the sacred good, Customs and Peruvian specialists think an unlimited cache of artifacts was once raised from the ground and has already been shipped to black-market receiving stations world wide. Miller came upon the robbery and used to be terminated to close him up. they need us, you and Al particularly, to look the ground of the good for facts. " "And our plan to probe for the misplaced galleon? " "Complete the task at the good, and i will authorize a small funds out of NUMA to fund your seek. that is all i will be able to promise. " Generated through ABC Amber LIT Converter, http://www. processtext. com/abclit. html "And if the admiral shoots you down? " requested Giordino. Gunn shrugged. "He's my boss in addition to yours. i am an outdated army guy. I persist with orders. " "I'm outdated air force," Pitt spoke back. "I query them. " "Worry approximately it while the time comes," acknowledged Giordino. "Let's get the sinkhole probe out of ways. " Pitt took a deep breath and cozy in his chair. "Might to boot do anything important whereas Yaeger and Perlmutter behavior their learn. they need to have a few strong leads by the point we stumble out of the jungle. " "There is yet one more request from the Customs agents," stated Gunn. "What the hell else have they got on their wish checklist? " demanded Pitt approximately. "A dive orgy for souvenirs thrown off cruise ships by means of travelers frightened of Customs inspectors? " "Nothing so mundane," Gunn defined patiently. "They additionally insist that you simply go back to the Pueblo de los Muertos. " "They needs to imagine artifacts sitting within the rain qualify as underwater stolen goods," Giordino stated with acidic humor. "The Customs everyone is in dire desire of a listing. " "Of the artifacts within the temple? " Pitt requested incredulously. "Do they anticipate an listed catalogue? There needs to be as regards to 1000 goods stacked within no matter what is left of the temple after the mercenaries comprehensive blowing all of it to hell. they wish archaeologists to type in the course of the hoard, now not marine engineers. " "The Peruvian Investigative Police have investigated and pronounced that almost all of the artifacts have been faraway from the temple quickly when you escaped," defined Gunn. "International Customs brokers desire descriptions to allow them to determine the artifacts should still they start to teach up at old auctions, or in inner most collections, galleries, and museums in prosperous first global international locations. They wish go back journey to the scene of the crime will jog your thoughts. " "Events have been relocating too quick for a fast tally. " Gunn nodded in knowing. "But yes items should have caught on your brain, specially the phenomenal items. What approximately you, Al? " "I used to be busy prowling the ruins for a radio," acknowledged Giordino. "I did not have time to check the stuff. " Pitt held his arms to his head and massaged his temples. "I may be able to keep in mind fifteen or twenty goods that stood out. " "Can you comic strip them? " "I'm a depressing artist, yet i believe i will be able to draw quite actual photos. little need to go to where back. i will be able to simply in addition illustrate what I have in mind whereas lounging via a swimming pool at a inn resort.