By Clive Cussler
A famous monetary writer and adventurer, Raymond LeBaron, units off in an vintage blimp looking for the Cyclops, a U.S. military collier which vanished in mysterious situations in 1918 close to Cuban waters—and that can have had on board a superb treasure...LeBaron and his group additionally vanish, in situations which are straight away difficult and alarming and which lead a reluctant Dirk Pitt into some of the most amazing adventures of this career—and event that leads him step-by-step, in consistent risk, to the invention of a mystery base at the moon, a Soviet plot opposed to Castro that endangers the peace of the area, and the revealing of the treasure itself...
With the expert hand of a grasp storyteller, Clive Cussler has woven in Cyclops his most complicated and suspenseful plot, linking the attention-grabbing behind-the-headlines proof of celebrity Wars and the chilly warfare with a compelling tale of greed and passion—and a mystery so impressive that it's been saved from the President of the us himself. the weird chain of occasions that starts with LeBaron's disappearance explodes right into a conflict among the Soviet Union and the us for ownership of the moon and ends with a blazing, cliff-hanging race opposed to time to avoid an amazing tragedy. It virtually defeats Dirk Pitt and takes him from the internal councils of the White residence to a disagreement with Fidel Castro himself...
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