Deep Six by Clive CusslerA ghost ship drifts across the northern Pacific... A Soviet luxury liner burns like a funeral pyre... And the U.S. President's yacht is heading for disaster... Somewhere off the coast of Alaska, a sunken cargo poses a threat of unthinkable proportions. Potentially, the lost shipment of chemicals could destroy all life in the ocean - and perhaps the world - unless Dirk Pitt...
Flood Tide by Clive CusslerWhen NUMA agent Dirk Pitt rescues a beautiful undercover agent in a daring underwater operation at Orion Lake, just north of Seattle, he confronts a sinister network run by Qin Shang, a ruthless smuggler who sells Chinese immigrants into slavery. Shang's campaign contributions have bought him a collection of powerful U.S. politicians, but Pitt is not a man to be subverted...
Inca Gold by Clive CusslerWhen a tsunami hit a Spanish treasure galleon, all trace of a golden hoard greater than that of any pharaoh's vanished into history. Until NUMA agent Dirk Pitt dives into an ancient sacrificial pool far into the Andean jungle in order to rescue two archaeologists, and plunges into a vortex of corruption, betrayal, and death. A sinister crime syndicate has traced the...
Lost City by Clive CusslerThe key to eternal life has been found beneath two thousand feet of icy water in an area known as the "Lost City." To a family of ruthless French arms dealers the Lost City is the key to world domination. To Kurt Austin, leader of NUMA's Special Assignments Team, and his colleague Joe Zavala, it may be their greatest - and deadliest - challenge of all.
Pacific Vortex! by Clive CusslerDirk Pitt, death-defying adventurer and deep-sea expert, is put to the ultimate test as he plunges into the perilous waters of the Pacific Vortex - a fog-shrouded area where dozens of ships have vanished without a trace. The latest victim is the awesome supersub Starbuck, bearing America's deep-diving nuclear arsenal. Its loss poses an unthinkable threat to national...
Sahara by Clive CusslerEgypt, 1996. Searching for a treasure on the Nile, Dirk Pitt thwarts the attempted assassination of a beautiful U.N. scientist who's investigating a disease that is driving thousands of North Africans into madness, cannibalism, and death. The suspected cause of the raging epidemic is vast, unprecedented pollution that threatens to extinguish all life in the world's seas...
The Adventures of Hotsy Totsy by Clive CusslerA fun-filled adventure in the spirit of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Take a look at Casey and Lacey Nicefolk and you'll see two regular, all-American kids. But these brother-and-sister twins have a secret. Hidden in the family barn is the most magical-and coolest-gadget unknown to man: a mystical box that can turn any small object into a life-size replica. When the twins'...
The Bootlegger by Clive CusslerIt is 1920, and both Prohibition and bootlegging are in full swing. When Isaac Bell's boss and lifelong friend Joseph Van Dorn is shot and nearly killed leading the high-speed chase of a rum-running vessel, Bell swears to him that he will hunt down the lawbreakers, but he doesn't know what he is getting into. When a witness to Van Dorn's shooting is executed in a ruthlessly...
The Mediterranean Caper by Clive CusslerDirk Pitt rides a tidal wave of intrigue in this classic Cussler. On an isolated Greek island, a World War I fighter plane attacks a modern U.S. Air Force base - a mysterious saboteur preys on an American scientific expedition - and Dirk Pitt plays a deadly game of hunter and hunted with the elusive head of an international smuggling ring.
The Sea Hunters by Clive CusslerA steamboat goes up in flames... and down to the bottom of the sea. A locomotive plunges into a creek... and vanishes into mystery. A German U-boat sends an American troop transport, and eight hundred on board, to a watery grave... on Christmas Eve. Cussler and his crack team of NUMA (National Underwater Marine Agency, a nonprofit organization that searches for historic...
The Tombs by Clive CusslerHusband-and-wife team Sam and Remi Fargo are intrigued when an archaeologist friend requests their help excavating a top secret historical site. What they find will set them on a hunt for a prize greater than they could ever imagine. The clues point to the hidden tomb of Attila the Hun, the High King who was reportedly buried with a vast fortune of gold and jewels and...
Treasure by Clive CusslerDirk Pitt discovers a secret trail to the treasures of Alexandria - and is plunged into a brutal conspiracy for total domination of the globe. Zealots threaten to unseat the government of Egypt and Mexico, exposing America to invasion and economic collapse. From East to West, anarchists are reaching their deadly tentacles into the very heart of the United States. Now Pitt...
Valhalla Rising by Clive CusslerIt is July 2003. In the middle of its maiden voyage, the luxury cruise ship Emerald Dolphin suddenly catches fire and sinks. What caused it? Why didn't the alarms go off? What was its connection to the revolutionary new engines powering the ship? NUMA special projects director Dirk Pitt races to rescue the passengers and investigate the disaster, but he has no idea of the...
Vixen 03 by Clive Cussler1954: Vixen 03 is down. The plane, bound for the Pacific carrying thirty-six Doomsday Bombs - canisters armed with quick-death germs of unbelievable potency - vanishes. Vixen has in fact crashed into an ice-covered lake in Colorado. 1988: Dirk Pitt, who heroically raised the Titanic, discovers the wreckage of Vixen 03. But two deadly canisters are missing. They're in the...
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Gilding the Lily
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Treasure Hunter Thrillers
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