Filled with the high-stakes suspense and boundless invention that are unique to Cussler, Devils Gate is one of the most thrilling novels yet from the grand master of adventure. What is happening in this part of the world? When I pick up a book about a character I know and like or a novel written by an author I enjoy, I have certain expectations. Tom Clancy didn't write it. He like so many other famous authors has fallen into the brand-name bog of selling his name as a brand rather than actually writing those lines and turns of phrase that drew me to him in the first place. Cussler again writes a page-turner at every depth, and each chapter is better than the last. But this was no ordinary pirates since they sink the whole ship in such a short period. There is a relationship, based on expectation, between author and reader.
The destruction of their greatest cities. We also get a story that includes the realism of life and death situations that don't always turn out quite the way you expected them to causing injury and emotional turmoil, even the good guy gets hurt sometimes. I enjoy that there is always a spark of romance, but it is a byproduct of the story and not the story itself. That's when the Russians sent Katarina, a fellow scientist to be a spy on the same ship. A gang of pirates speeds to take advantage of the disaster-when their boat explodes.
O presente livro captou-me a atenção por ver envolvido o nome dos Açores e também porque o nome do autor já me havia despertado alguma curiosidade, decidi então empreender a leitura do livro. Kurt Austin and his sidekick, Joe Zavala, just happen to be nearby when some bad guys start their plan of taking over the world--this time by stealing a mysterious cargo off a cargo ship off the Azores. That got longer than I planned - hope it doesn't get yanked. Nevertheless this was a fun and fast paced read. What on earth is happening? They are the ultimate good guys. From the blurb: A Japanese cargo ship cruises the eastern Atlantic near the Azores - when it bursts into flames.
And Kurt Austin is one of the good guys who doesn't give up. It's Kurt's anger that turns up the massacre although it doesn't do much in terms of discovering the true targets before it's too late! E de facto a acção é estonteante de princípio ao fim, numa aventura cheia de peripécias que mete assassinos contratados por um ditador que anseia dominar o mundo, os bons que, para além de transpirarem charme por todos os poros, têm jeito para tudo, inclusivamente para comediantes, a bela sedutora ao serviço secreto de uma nação que tem interesses no que se está a passar, os habituais norte-americanos e porrada de princípio ao fim, com muitas mortes, atentados e acidentes. Consider the review more or less over. Synopsis The dazzling new novel in the 1 New York Times-bestselling series from Clive Cussler, the grand master of adventure. She died from breast cancer some 40 years ago - books are now written by a guy named Andrew Neiderman.
Djemma Grand is the current president of Sierra Leone and he has a thing for Hannibal and riding crops à la Patton. When Clive Cussler published his first novel in 1973, he knew he didnt want to write a familiar kind of characterno spy or detective or undercover investigator his hero would have grand adventures set on or under water. It's about the time I was there and we were expected to keep a getaway bag packed at all times. A Japanese cargo ship cruises the eastern Atlantic near the Azores- when it bursts into flames. What is happening in this part of the world? The review published in the recommended it for devotees of Cussler and for fans of underwater adventures.
But when he is it will be almost too late to save the world. Para quem aprecia o género, penso que encontrará nesta obra uma leitura prazeirosa que o levará a vários cenários, onde a acção, a violência e a intriga andam alegremente de mãos dadas. A gang of pirates speeds to take advantage of the disaster- when their boat explodes. But then a Japanese cargo ship cruising the eastern Atlantic near the Azores bursts into flames. Is it connected to the kidnapping of a top scientist from the streets of Geneva? To accomplish his grandiose goal, he knows he needs leverage, the kind inherent in a particularly fearsome weapon, for instance, an item his own scientific community has been unable to develop. The characters are very likeable. Again, this is just one guy's opinion, but it boils down to exceeding or failing the reader's expectations.
The color of the world science is collected in one place … to fall right into the hands of a self obsessed dictator from a miserable country obsessed with the goal of repeating the exploits of Hannibal. Kurt Austin is such a hero. Where Pitt almost chickens out in face of immense danger. After all, if it reads the same - who cares? Just don't count on his loyalty. A gang of pirates speeds to take advantage of the disaster-when their boat explodes.
There was one scene where I just sat there and said, there is no way that Kurt and Joe can get out of this situation. When a gang of pirates try to take advantage of the disaster, their own boat explodes. A gang of pirates speeds to take advantage of the disaster-when their boat explodes. This one I actually put down every once in awhile as my mind wandered. Deep beneath the Eastern Atlantic Ocean lies an extraordinary underwater burial ground of ships and planes. Filled with the high-stakes suspense and boundless invention unique to Cussler, Devil's Gate is one of the most thrilling novels yet from the grand master of adventure. A gang of pirates speeds to take advantage of the disaster-when their boat explodes.