By Clive Cussler; Paul Kemprecos

G.P. Putnam's Sons, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780425235096, 528pp.

Publication Date: May 25, 2010

A plague that threatens to eradicate millions...
A ruthless cabal on a quest for domination...
Mysterious undersea events lead Kurt Austin and the NUMA team to discover a hideous series of medical experiments, an extraordinarily ambitious Chinese criminal organization, and a secret new virus that threatens to set off a world-wide pandemic.

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.

est journaliste et auteur de plusieurs thrillers, pour lesquels il a recu le prix Shamus. Publie en France par Grasset, il est l'auteur du Meurtre du Mayflower (2002), et de Blues a Cape Cod (2003), romans qui mettent en scene le detective Aristote Socarides. Il co-ecrit egalement la serie des aventures de Kurt Austin avec Clive Cussler.