The twelfth hair-raising Dirk Pitt thriller, which sees the adventurer hunt for a fabulous hoard of Inca gold, before the richest prize known to man is lost forever.ACTION-PACKED ADVENTUREA call for help from a stricken archaeological expedition brings Dirk Pitt to a sacred well, high in the Andes. There he confronts a band of ruthless art thieves, who plunder ancient sites for their precious artefacts.But soon Dirk Pitt faces even graver danger, as he searches for a lost Spanish galleon and hunts for a fabulous hoard of Inca gold. And in a desperate race against time, Pitt must track down a sacred site - before the richest prize known to man is lost to the world forever....
Clive Cussler is the author or co-author of a great number of international bestsellers, including the famous Dirk Pitt adventures, such as Havana Storm; the NUMA Files adventures, most recently The Pharaoh's Secret; the Oregon Files, such as The Emperor's Revenge; the Isaac Bell historical thrillers, which began with The Chase; and the recent Fargo Adventures which lastly included The Solomon Curse. He lives in Arizona.
Praise for Clive Cussler:
'Just about the best storyteller in the business' New York Post
'Cussler is hard to beat' Daily Mail
'The Adventure King' Sunday Express
'Frightening and full of suspense . unquestionably entertaining' Daily Express
'Much fun, crisply told, with exciting special effects' Kirkus Review
'Clive Cussler is the guy I read' Tom Clancy
'No holds barred adventure . a souped-up treat' Daily Mirror
'Clive Cussler and Dirk Pitt are the first names in adventure'