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By Clive Cussler

Dirk Pitt, death-defying adventurer and deep-sea specialist, is placed to the final word try out as he plunges into the perilous waters of the Pacific Vortex—a fog-shrouded quarter the place dozens of ships have vanished and not using a hint. the newest sufferer is the outstanding supersub Starbuck, bearing America’s deep-diving nuclear arsenal. Its loss poses an unthinkable hazard to nationwide safeguard. Pitt’s task is to discover it and salvage it prior to foreign forces beat him to the prize or the ocean explodes in a nuclear blast—whichever comes first. Pitt’s undertaking additionally leads him into the palms of summer season Moran, the main stunningly unique and unsafe lady ever to go into his existence. because the countdown heads towards catastrophe, Pitt has no selection yet to descend throughout the shark-infested depths to an historical sunken island, from which he might by no means back emerge to work out the sunshine of day.

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