By Clive Cussler, Graham Brown

The “action-packed” (Publishers Weekly) new novel within the New York occasions bestselling Kurt Austin Adventures…

A eastern shipment send bursts into flames close to the Azores, and a gang of pirates speeds to use the disaster—but their boat explodes. What on the earth is occurring? Is it hooked up to the abduction of a most sensible scientist from the streets of Geneva? Or the invention of a rare underwater graveyard of ships and planes littered around the seafloor?

As Austin and the remainder of the NUMA® crew rush to enquire, they locate themselves drawn into the extreme objectives of an African dictator, the production of a weapon of just about legendary strength, and an incredible audacious plan to extort the world’s significant countries.

The penalty for refusal? The destruction of the world’s maximum towns. beginning with Washington, D.C....

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Nonetheless in Rapunzel’s grab whilst she hit the surface,” Smith stated. The cable that had held them down, she idea. She remembered slicing via it with Rapunzel’s acetylene torch, after which placing Rapunzel right into a climb. She’d by no means directed Rapunzel to drop the cable. “And what’s the 3rd? ” she requested. “A piece of plastic wedged into a part of Rapunzel’s body. A damaged triangular-shaped piece, most likely grew to become embedded whilst she used to be within the freighter getting knocked approximately. ” Dr. Smith walked over to the cable. Gamay undefined. He mentioned a number of blackened marks. “What do you consider these are? ” She leaned nearer. Touching the black spots, she might think a distinct texture in comparison to the remainder of the cable, virtually as though the steel have been mendacity on whatever scorching sufficient to start melting it. “They job my memory of spot welds,” she stated. “I inspiration in order well,” he acknowledged. “But I’ve by no means heard of somebody spot-welding a cable sooner than, and it definitely wasn’t connected to something. ” “Maybe the slicing torch,” she recommended. “I checked the video,” he acknowledged. “Rapunzel minimize the wire in a single fast circulate. She held the cable in position along with her claw and burned via it together with her torch. This part, toes to the left, was once by no means touched. ” Gamay regarded up, intrigued, at the very least, a section. “Maybe after Paul is feeling larger we can—” “Gamay,” Dr. Smith acknowledged. “We desire you to do that. ” “I’m no longer precisely up for it,” she acknowledged. “Director Pitt talked with the captain this morning,” Smith acknowledged. “He wishes you this. He is aware it’s difficult sledding for you immediately, yet someone’s long past to nice lengths to maintain us from checking out what occurred on that send, and he desires to comprehend why. those are the one leads now we have. ” “He ordered you to make me examine this? ” she stated, shocked. Dr. Smith nodded. “You recognize Dirk. whilst there’s a task to be performed . . . ” For the 1st time she may well be mindful, she was once truly indignant with Dirk Pitt. yet, deep within, she knew he was once correct. the one wish of discovering the folks who’d harmed Paul all started with understanding who may want that send at the backside and why. “Fine,” she stated, trying to placed her emotions apart. “Where can we begin? ” He led her over to the microscopes. “Take a glance on the plastic samples. ” She set herself over the 1st microscope and peered into the eyepiece, blinking till every thing turned transparent. “Those are shavings from the plastic,” Dr. Smith acknowledged. “Why are they varied colours? ” she requested. “Two sorts of plastic. we expect it got here from a few kind of garage case. The darker plastic is far tougher and denser, the lighter-colored piece is additionally a lighter grade of fabric. ” She studied them either. Oddly, the darker plastic looked to be deformed. the colour used to be swirled in locations; there have been distortions within the fabric itself. “It feels like the darker plastic melted,” she stated. “But the lighter plastic doesn’t appear to have been affected. ” “My techniques exactly,” he acknowledged. “That turns out backward,” she stated, having a look up. “Lighter plastic must have a decrease melting aspect, or even on the similar temperature may have much less skill to soak up warmth with no deforming simply because there's much less fabric to behave as a warmth sink.

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