The Tombs

The Tombs Cover

The Tombs

By Clive Cussler; Thomas Perry

Putnam Adult, Hardcover, 9780399159268, 384pp.

Publication Date: September 4, 2012

Description
Husband-and-wife team Sam and Remi Fargo are intrigued when an archaeologist friend requests their help excavating a top secret historical site. What they find will set them on a hunt for a prize greater than they could ever imagine. The clues point to the hidden tomb of Attila the Hun, the High King who was reportedly buried with a vast fortune of gold and jewels and plunder . . . a bounty that has never been found. As they follow the trail through Hungary, Italy, France, Russia, and Kazakhstan a trail that they discover leads them not to one tomb, but five the Fargos will find themselves pitted against a thieving group of amateur treasure hunters, a cunning Russian businessman, and a ruthless Hungarian who claims direct descent from Attila himself . . . and will stop at nothing to claim the tombs riches as his own.


About the Author
Clive Cussler is the author or coauthor of twenty-nine books, which have been published in more than forty languages in more than 100 countries. In his life away from the written word, Cussler has searched for lost aircraft, led expeditions to find famous shipwrecks, and garnered an amazing record of success. With his own NUMA crew of volunteers, Cussler has discovered more than sixty lost ships of historic significance, including the long-lost Confederate submarine Hunley. A world-class collector of classic automobiles, Cussler lives in the mountains of Colorado.

Thomas Perry is the author of many critically acclaimed novels, including the Edgar Award winning The Butcher's Boy and the national bestsellers Death Benefits and Pursuit.


Praise For The Tombs

Praise for The Tombs:

"This adventure series stands as one of the crown jewels in the Cussler empire."—Publishers Weekly
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Praise for The Tombs:

"This adventure series stands as one of the crown jewels in the Cussler empire."—Publishers Weekly
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