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La piedra sagrada (Juan Cabrillo 2)

by Clive Cussler Craig Dirgo

Hace más de mil años, un vikingo realizó un hallazgo de cuya trascendencia era incapaz de hacerse una idea: un meteorito con una capacidad radioactiva tan poderosa que podría causar una auténtica hecatombe mundial. La piedra permaneció oculta en un santuario de Groenlandia hasta nuestros días, a salvo de ambiciones que pudieran desencadenar su colosal poder destructor. Un arqueólogo la descubrió e informó de su existencia a su patrocinador, un multimillonario cuyo corazón albergaba unas inextinguibles ansias de venganza. Y él no era el único que veía en el meteorito un instrumento para sus turbios deseos: también una organización terrorista aspiraba a poseerlo. Ni la CIA ni el servicio secreto británico serán capaces de dar con quienes han robado la piedra. No les queda más remedio que confiar en que Juan Cabrillo y su equipo de élite puedan detener la que podría ser la mayor catástrofe de la historia de la humanidad.

Piranha (Oregon Files #10)

by Clive Cussler Boyd Morrison

Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon return in the extraordinary new novel in the #1 New York Times-bestselling series by the grand master of adventure.<P><P> In 1902, the volcano Mt. Pelée erupts on the island of Martinique, wiping out an entire city of thirty thousand--and sinking a ship carrying a German scientist on the verge of an astonishing breakthrough. More than a century later, Juan Cabrillo will have to deal with that scientist's legacy.<P> During a covert operation, Cabrillo and the crew meticulously fake the sinking of the Oregon--but when an unknown adversary tracks them down despite their planning and attempts to assassinate them, Cabrillo and his team struggle to fight back against an enemy who seems to be able to anticipate their every move. They discover that a traitorous American weapons designer has completed the German scientist's work, and now wields extraordinary power, sending the Oregon on a race against time to stop an attack that could lead to one man ruling over the largest empire the world has ever known.

Plague Ship: A Novel of the Oregon Files #5

by Clive Cussler Jack Dubrul

An exhilarating new adventure in the New York Times-bestselling Oregon Files series. "Readers will burn up the pages following the blazing action and daring exploits of these men and women and their amazing machines" (Publishers Weekly). For four novels, Clive Cussler has charted the exploits of the Oregon, a covert ship completely dilapidated on the outside but on the inside packed with sophisticated weaponry and intelligence-gathering equipment. Captained by the rakish, one-legged Juan Cabrillo and manned by a crew of former military and spy personnel, it is a private enterprise, available for any government agency that can afford it-and now Cussler sends the Oregon on its most extraordinary mission yet. The crew has just completed a top secret mission against Iran in the Persian Gulf when they come across a cruise ship adrift at sea. Hundreds of bodies litter its deck, and, as Cabrillo tries to determine what happened, explosions rack the length of the ship. Barely able to escape with his own life and that of the liner's sole survivor, Cabrillo finds himself plunged into a mystery as intricate-and as perilous-as any he has ever known and pitted against a cult with monstrously lethal plans for the human race... plans he may already be too late to stop. Plague Ship is a high-stakes, high-seas journey that proves once again that Cussler is "just about the best storyteller in the business" (New York Post).

Plague Ship (The Oregon Files #5)

by Clive Cussler Jack Du Brul

Clive Cussler returns with a new novel in his New York Times bestselling Oregon Files, as Captain Juan Cabrillo and the motley crew of his high-tech spy ship take on their most extraordinary?and lethal?mission yet.

Polar Shift (NUMA files #6)

by Clive Cussler Paul Kemprecos

Polar shift: It is the name for a phenomenon that may have occurred many times in the past. At the very least, it disorients birds and animals and damages electrical equipment. At its worst, it causes massive eruptions, earthquakes, and climatic changes. At its very worst, it would mean the obliteration of all living matter, and if that happens-exit Earth. <P> Sixty years ago, an eccentric Hungarian genius discovered how to artificially trigger such a shift, but then his work was lost, or so it was thought. Now, the charismatic leader of an anti-globalization group plans to use the work to give the world's industrialized nations a small jolt, then reverse the shift back again. The only problem is, it cannot be reversed. Once the shift starts, there is nothing anyone can do about it. <P> Austin, Zavala, and the rest of the NUMA Special Assignments Team certainly have faced dire situations before, but never have they encountered anything like this. This time... even they may be too late.

Poseidon's Arrow (Dirk Pitt #22)

by Clive Cussler Dirk Cussler

"Dirk Pitt is oceanography's answer to Indiana Jones," praises the Associated Press. "Exotic locations, ruthless villains and many narrow escapes--Cussler's fans come for swashbuckling [and] he delivers. " And now the Cusslers bring us Pitt's most dangerous adventure of all. It is the greatest advance in American defense technology in decades--an attack submarine capable of incredible underwater speeds. Nothing else in any other nation's naval arsenal even comes close. 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, usually never to be found again, but when they are, sometimes bodies are found aboard... burned to a crisp. What is going on? And what does it have to do with an Italian submarine that itself disappeared in 1943, lost at sea? Or was she? It is up to NUMA director Dirk Pitt and his team, aided by a beautiful NCIS agent and by Pitt's children, marine engineer Dirk and oceanographer Summer, to go on a desperate international chase to find the truth, from Washington to Mexico, Idaho to Panama. What they discover at the end of it is a much, much greater threat than even they imagined. If they don't succeed in their mission, the world as they know it might end up a very different place--and not a pleasant one. Filled with breathtaking suspense and extraordinary imagination,Poseidon's Arrow is further proof that when it comes to adventure writing, nobody beats Clive Cussler.

Poseidon's Arrow (A Dirk Pitt Adventure #22)

by Clive Cussler Dirk Cussler

It is the greatest advance in American defense technology in decades--an attack submarine capable of incredible underwater speeds. There is only one problem: A key element of the prototype is missing--and the man who developed it is dead.<P><P>At the same time, ships have started vanishing mid-ocean, usually never to be found again, but when they are, sometimes bodies are found aboard...burned to a crisp. What is going on? And what does it have to do with an Italian submarine that vanished in 1943? Or did it?It is up to NUMA director Dirk Pitt and his team, aided by a beautiful NCIS agent and by Pitt's children, Dirk, Jr., and Summer, to go on a desperate international chase to find the truth. But what they discover is a much, much greater threat than even they imagined...

The Race

by Clive Cussler

Detective Isaac Bell returns, in the remarkable new adventure from the #1 New York Times-bestselling author.It is 1910, the age of flying machines is still in its infancy, and newspaper publisher Preston Whiteway is offering $50,000 for the first daring aviator to cross America in less than fifty days. He is even sponsoring one of the prime candidates-an intrepid woman named Josephine Frost-and that's where Bell, chief investigator for the Van Dorn Detective Agency, comes in.Frost's violent-tempered husband has just killed her lover and tried to kill her, and he is bound to make another attempt. Bell has tangled with Harry Frost before; he knows that the man has made his millions leading gangs of thieves, murderers, and thugs in every city across the country. He also knows that Frost won't be only after his wife, but after Whiteway as well. And if Bell takes the case . . . Frost will be after him, too.

The Race (Isaac Bell #4)

by Clive Cussler

Detective Isaac Bell returns, in the remarkable new adventure from the #1 New York Times-bestselling author.<P> It is 1910, the age of flying machines is still in its infancy, and newspaper publisher Preston Whiteway is offering $50,000 for the first daring aviator to cross America in less than fifty days. He is even sponsoring one of the prime candidates-an intrepid woman named Josephine Frost-and that's where Bell, chief investigator for the Van Dorn Detective Agency, comes in.<P> Frost's violent-tempered husband has just killed her lover and tried to kill her, and he is bound to make another attempt. Bell has tangled with Harry Frost before; he knows that the man has made his millions leading gangs of thieves, murderers, and thugs in every city across the country. He also knows that Frost won't be only after his wife, but after Whiteway as well. And if Bell takes the case... Frost will be after him, too.

Raise the Titanic!

by Clive Cussler

The President's secret task force has developed an unprecedented defensive weapon that relies on an extremely rare radioactive element--and Dirk Pitt has followed a twisted trail to a secret cache of the substance. Now, racing against brutal storms, Soviet spies, and a ticking clock, Pitt begins his most thrilling mission--to raise from its watery grave the shipwreck of the century...

Raise the Titanic! (Dirk Pitt #4)

by Clive Cussler

The President's secret task force has developed an unprecedented defensive weapon that relies on an extremely rare radioactive element--and Dirk Pitt has followed a twisted trail to a secret cache of the substance. Now, racing against brutal storms, Soviet spies, and a ticking clock, Pitt begins his most thrilling mission--to raise from its watery grave the shipwreck of the century...

El reino (Fargo 3)

by Clive Cussler Grant Blackwood

El matrimonio Fargo está a punto de tropezarse con algo que está más allá de lo que nunca hubiera imaginado. Sam y Remi Fargo son los mejores en su trabajo: descubrir tesoros ocultos y extraordinarios alrededor del mundo. Pero en esta ocasión la misión a la que se enfrentan es muy diferente. Esta vez deben encontrar a dos personas desaparecidas. Así se lo ha explicado su nuevo cliente, un poderoso magnate de Texas que desconoce el paradero de la persona a la que contrató para que diera con su padre. Los dos han desaparecido sin dejar rastro. El audaz matrimonio se embarcará en una trepidante investigación que les llevará hasta el antiguo reino tibetano de Mustang, pasando por Nepal, Bulgaria, India y China. En el peligroso recorrido tendrán que lidiar con traficantes de fósiles, un vetusto y misterioso cofre, un dirigible centenario... y un esqueleto que podría revolucionar las teorías sobre la evolución. La crítica ha dicho...«La serie Fargo se ha convertido en la joya de la corona del imperio de Cussler.»Publishers Weekly «El reino demuestra, una vez más, que Clive Cussler es, probablemente, el mejor narrador del gremio.»New York Post

¡Rescaten el Titanic! (Dirk Pitt 3)

by Clive Cussler

En aquella terrible noche de 1912, cuando el majestuoso Titanic se hundió en las gélidas aguas del Atlántico Norte, nadie sabía que en sus bodegas transportaba clandestinamente una pequeña cantidad de bizanio, un elemento escasísimo en la naturaleza pero de incalculable valor. En 1988, el gobierno norteamericano pone en marcha el denominado proyecto Siciliano, un plan arriesgadísimo para recuperar el bizanio y, de paso, rescatar del abismo al Titanic. ¡Rescaten el Titanic! es, sin duda, la aventura marítima más extraordinaria de todos los tiempos, y en ella Dirk Pitt desempeñará un papel crucial.

Sabotaje (Isaac Bell 2)

by Clive Cussler

Con Sabotaje, Clive Cussler nos ofrece una nueva aventura cargada de acción y misterio de la mano de la agencia de detectives Van Dorn y del inigualable Isaac Bell. Unos misteriosos saboteadores pretenden destruir el ferrocarril que unirá Estados Unidos, ¿o la nación entera? Una oleada de explosiones, incendios y asesinatos sacude la compañía Southern Pacific y pone en riesgo su ambicioso proyecto, crear una red ferroviaria moderna que llegue con rapidez al Oeste de Estados Unidos. Detrás de estas acciones se encuentra el Saboteador, un peligroso hombre sin escrúpulos que no duda en degollar salvajemente a todo el que se cruza en su camino. Desesperado y al borde de la ruina, el presidente de la compañía contrata los servicios del único detective capaz de enfrentarse a este malhechor, el inigualable Isaac Bell... Reseña: «Clive Cussler es difícil de superar.» Daily Mail

Sacred Stone (Oregon Files #2)

by Clive Cussler Craig Dirgo

A power that could destroy the world <P> A prize that men will kill to possess <P> Juan Cabrillo must find it first... <P> Two opposing groups seek a 50,000-year-old radioactive meteorite known as the Sacred Stone. Muslim extremists have stolen a nuclear device and need the stone to give them the power to vaporize any city in the west. A megalomaniacal industrialist leads a group seeking to carry out the utter annihilation of Islam itself. And caught between the two militant factions is Juan Cabrillo and his crew, who must do whatever they can to stop the impending doom...

Sahara (Dirk Pitt 11)

by Clive Cussler

1931: Una famosa aviadora australiana desaparece misteriosamente mientras sobrevuela el Sáhara. 1995: Dirk Pitt salva la vida a una atractiva joven científica cuya misión es investigar una enfermedad desconocida que conduce a miles de personas a la locura, el canibalismo y la muerte. Todo indica que la epidemia ha sido provocada por una contaminación química sin precedentes. En su empeño por averiguar la verdad, los protagonistas remontan el río Níger y, a riesgo de su propia vida, descubren un terrible proyecto urdido en lo más profundo del continente africano, enfrentándose así al pavoroso misterio de las desapariciones ocurridas en el pasado. ¿Qué inquietante relación existe entre estos hechos? ¿Quié n está detrás de ese proyecto maquiavélico que puede significar el fin de la humanidad?

The Sea Hunters I: True Adventures with Famous Shipwrecks

by Clive Cussler

A nonfiction work by the creator of Dirk Pitt, this book tells thirteen tales of searches for shipwrecks. The circumstances surrounding each are described in detail along with the searches. This book reads like a novel. Among the shipwrecks are the C.S.S. Hunley, a confederate submarine-- the first to sink a ship in battle, The Leopoldville, a troop transport torpedoed by a German U-boat on Christmas eve, 1944 and the discovery of U-20, the German sub that sank the Lusitania in 1915.

The Sea Hunters II

by Clive Cussler Craig Dirgo

From the author of the #1 bestselling The Sea Hunters comes more unforgettable true adventures with famous shipwrecks.

The Sea Hunters II

by Clive Cussler Craig Dirgo

From the author of the #1 bestselling The Sea Hunters comes more unforgettable true adventures with famous shipwrecks.

The Sea Hunters II

by Clive Cussler Craig Dirgo

From the author of the #1 bestselling The Sea Hunters comes more unforgettable true adventures with famous shipwrecks.

El secreto de la Atlántida (Dirk Pitt 15)

by Clive Cussler

Septiembre de 1858: un grupo de balleneros atrapados entre los hielos antárticos topa con un viejo barco que se encuentra en su misma situación. A bordo les espera una escena terrorífica: los congelados cadáveres que todavía parecen vigilar la carga, guardada en cajas de madera. Al lado de ella, como una amenaza, hay una calavera de obsidiana. Marzo de 2001: un grupo de antropólogos contempla maravillado las extrañas inscripciones en la pared de una cueva en las montañas de Colorado. De repente, una inexplicable explosión tapona su única salida. Abril de 2001: el barco de investigación de Dirk Pitt y sus compañeros resulta casi destruido por una nave misteriosa. Pitt intuye una conexión entre estos tres acontecimientos, y se lanza a aclarar un misterio muy antiguo pero que amenaza el presente. Porque Pitt es el único ser capaz de frenar a un enemigo cuyos planes pasan, necesariamente, por el fin de nuestro mundo. «Los numerosos seguidores de Pitt, un Indiana Jones del mar, disfrutarán con esta nueva entrega donde se encuentran todos los ingredientes de una buena novela de aventuras.» La Razón

Secta letal (Juan Cabrillo 5)

by Clive Cussler Jack Du Brul

A bordo del buque Oregon, Cabrillo y su equipo de élite investigan una posible venta de submarinos rusos al gobierno iraní, cuando se topan con un crucero estadounidense. Todos sus ocupantes miembros de una secta que propugna la limitación de la reproducción humana para contrarrestar la superpoblación han muerto de forma rápida y violenta. Cabrillo parte hacia Filipinas en busca del líder de la secta, un ex nazi que ha urdido un plan diabólico para exterminar a media humanidad.

La selva

by Clive Cussler Jack Du Brul

En Afganistán, Juan Cabrillo y la tripulación del carguero Oregon consiguen llevar a cabo su misión: el rescate del hijo de un millonario indonesio que ha sido secuestrado por un grupo terrorista. Al mismo tiempo también logran la liberación de otro preso, un mercenario llamado Lawless. Las habilidades en la lucha de Lawless impresionan tanto a Cabrillo que decide reclutarlo para su propio equipo. Juntos se enfrentarán a un nuevo rescate, el de la hija de un millonario francés en la selva birmana.Muy pronto descubrirán que detrás de estos secuestros hay una amenaza aún más terrible, una amenaza que incluso hará temblar al grupo terrorista más poderoso del mundo... un arma capaz de destruir los Estados Unidos de un solo golpe.

Serpent

by Clive Cussler Paul Kemprecos

The author of sixteen consecutive New York Times bestsellers unleashes a hero for the next millennium in an electrifying new series of unrelenting action and edge-of-your-seat thrills. Clive Cussler introduces us to Kurt Austin, the courageous leader of the NUMA exploration team.When Kurt Austin, the leader of a courageous National Underwater & Marine Agency exploration team, rescues beautiful marine archaeologist Nina Kirov off the coast of Morocco, he becomes the next target of Texas industrialist Don Halcon. A madman bent on carving a new nation out of the southwestern United States and Mexico, Halcon's scheme hinges on Nina's recent discovery involving Christopher Columbus, and a priceless pre-Columbian antiquity buried in the battered remains of the sunken Italian luxury liner Andrea Doria. Only Kurt Austin and his crack NUMA team stand between Halcon and the Andrea Doria's silent steel hull--and if their deadly mission fails, Halcon will ride to power on a wave of death and destruction.

Serpiente (Archivos Numa 1)

by Clive Cussler Paul Kemprecos

En diversas partes del mundo se producen misteriosos asesinatos de arqueólogos. Todas las víctimas tienen un elemento en común: en el momento de los crímenes estaban reuniendo asombrosas pruebas de que Colón no fue el primer europeo en pisar las tierras del Nuevo Mundo. Sin embargo, no se trata de acciones aisladas de maníacos u obsesos. Muy al contrario, detrás de estos asesinatos hay una orquestada campaña que busca provocar un terrible conflicto bélico. Y sólo los investigadores de la NUMA, con la ayuda de una joven y bella científica, podrán impedir que el siniestro complot se consume. Ambientada en Marruecos, México y EE.UU., esta nueva novela de Clive Cussler, autor de 15 bestsellers consecutivos, deja a los lectores sin aliento, y no precisamente por hacer submarinismo... Una aventura no apta para cardíacos. CON SERPIENTE SE INICIA UNA NUEVA SÉRIE DE TREPIDANTES NOVELAS DE AVENTURAS PROTAGONIZADAS P0R KURT AUSTIN, DIRECTOR DE LA NUMA, YPUBLICADASORIGINALMENTE EN TODO EL MUNDO EN EDICIÓN DE BOLSILLO.

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