Devil's Gate

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Devil's Gate

By Clive Cussler; Graham Brown

Berkley Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780425246764, 403pp.

Publication Date: November 6, 2012

Description
The action-packed (Publishers Weekly) new novel in the New York Times bestselling Kurt Austin Adventures
A Japanese cargo ship bursts into flames near the Azores, and a gang of pirates speeds to take advantage of the disaster but their boat explodes. What on earth is happening? Is it connected to the kidnapping of a top scientist from the streets of Geneva? Or the discovery of an extraordinary underwater graveyard of ships and planes littered across the seafloor?
As Austin and the rest of the NUMA(r) team rush to investigate, they find themselves drawn into the extraordinary ambitions of an African dictator, the creation of a weapon of almost mythical power, and an unimaginable audacious plan to extort the world's major nations.
The penalty for refusal? The destruction of the world's greatest cities. Starting with Washington, D.C....


About the Author
Clive Cussleris the author or coauthor of over fifty previous books in five bestselling series, including Dirk Pitt(r), NUMA(r) Files, Oregon(r)Files, Isaac Bell, and Sam and Remi Fargo. His nonfiction works includeBuilt for Adventure The Classic Automobiles of Clive Cussler and Dirk Pitt, andBuilt to Thrill: More Classic Automobiles from Clive Cussler and Dirk Pitt, plusThe Sea HuntersandThe Sea Hunters II; these describe the true adventures of the real NUMA, which, led by Cussler, searches for lost ships of historic significance. With his crew of volunteers, Cussler has discovered more than sixty ships, including the long-lost Confederate shipHunley.He lives in Colorado and Arizona. Graham Brownis the author ofBlack RainandBlack Sun, and the coauthor with Cussler ofDevil s Gate, The Storm, Zero Hour, Ghost Ship, andThe Pharaoh s Secret. A pilot and an attorney, he lives in Arizona."


Praise For Devil's Gate

“Cussler's latest is the most breathtakingly suspenseful, wildly inventive, enjoyable thriller in the ‘NUMA Files’ series to date!”—Library Journal

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