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This is my third book by Clive Cussler which I have read recently and so far the weakest Either I was not recently and so far the weakest Either I was not the mood at all or it lacked some uniue magic that is in the other books of this author and which allows you to fully appreciate the total lack of Sharon, Lois and Brams Skinnamarink probability of the whole story and enjoy entertainmentI can t believe I m saying that but when it comes to thelotline I think I That Noble Dream preferred the global Nazilot using the technology of the long gone Atlantis in Atlantis Found Although completely unbelievable it has at least something new and uniue in it And this is The Shadows I Followed probably my biggestroblem with this story There is nothing uniue about it It resembles hundreds of other books of this genre A conspiracy of one man whose motives are not very interesting The secret weapon of Americans that the Chinese want to acuire for a change from the Russians but this is also nothing we have not heard of before Nothing special There is no interesting secret to discover here It is
just okayAnother minor thing that annoyed me at times but which did okayAnother minor thing that annoyed me at times but which did affect my rating of this book is the role of women mostly Summer Pitt s daughter I rarely Japanese Etiquette pay attention to such things in my books but this time somehow I did Why can t Summer do the same things as her twin brother Dirk That is to be in the center of events to attackeople with weapons fight and so on Why is it her who has to be saved why it is her who is left to dress the wounded Why it is Dirk who have an idea what to do next and she just is waiting there for his instructions She is not a weak heroine but in my opinion a bit omitted in this story about adventurous men It s a The Cowboy and His Baby pityThis is not a bad book just not the best in this series for me I willrobably read other books by this author I hope they will be better I know that Pitt is going to survive but Cussler s books are still a fun read Exciting and fun even if I didn t understand all of it The elements of the Cussler style for the Dirk Pitt adventures are all here the damsel in distress events on opposite sides of th globe being linked a huge build up to a uick finale and a bi. “Dirk Pitt is oceanography’s answer to Indiana Jones” Secure Location praises the Associated Press “Exotic locations ruthless villains and many narrow escapes Cussler’s fans come for swashbuckling and he delivers”And now the Cusslers bring us Pitt’s most dangerous adventure of allIt is the greatest advance in American defense technology in decades an attack submarine capable of incredible underwater speeds Nothing else in any other nation’s naval arsenal even comes close There is only onerob. .
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his sister Summer who follows in the grand tradition of Scrappy Doo Muppet Babies and every other story sister Summer who follows in the grand tradition of Scrappy Doo Muppet Babies and every other story who has run dry of original ideas for his main character so adds the main characters son to continue the adventures and one gets an increasingly frustrating series It s all formulaic but the telling is done well and moves at a decent Reign of Ash (The Chosen pace What makes the Isaac Bell series seem fresh than the Dirk Pitt Suspend belief and enjoy the ride I have read all the Dirk Pitt novels and have really enjoyed them until this oneMost of the novels catch your interested from the 2nd or 3rdage Most have very well written and researched Bred by the Beastmen (Bred by the Beastmen plots that are believable The funart was always the historical secondary Fline en Lingerie plot that made the stories uniue This one the secondarylot isn t even mentioned until 34 of the ways thru the book Usually once I start the book I have a hard time Surface putting the book down Not so this time I let the book set several days while I watched re runs on TVYou can read all the other reviews to get the book cover info about this addition of the Dirk Pitt series Theroblem is that when you read all the other stories in the series you know that Dirk is not stupid If a major new weapon system is stolen he is going to take security Orange 5 (オレンジ, precautions In this adventure he never does he bumbles around like he has no enemies in the world Inast stories these type of obvious lot holes would never have happened The last 14 of the book is decentI have told my brothers to wait til they can find it in a used book store Pretty good the beginning was a bit slow but It Got Better As The got better as the rogressed You notice uickly that Cussler follows the same The Scot pattern in every book if you have read some of his books but it works often even if one rarely gets surprised But I do enjoy reading a Cussler book now and then More fun and excitement from the master of grand adventure Mr Clive Cussler Same shit different day for Dirk PittThe US Government has developed the most advanced attack submarine in decades capable of traveling at hig. Lem A key element of therototype is missing and the man who developed it is deadAt the same time ships have started vanishing mid ocean usually never to be found again but when they are sometimes bodies are found aboard burned to a crispWhat is going on And what does it have to do with an Italian submarine that itself disappeared in 1943 lost at sea Or was sheIt is up to NUMA director Dirk Pitt and his team aided by a beautiful NCIS agent and by Pitt’s children marine engineer Dirk and oce. H speeds underwater But when a key element of the rototype and the documents go missing and the man who developed it ends up dead Dirk Pitt and NUMA are on the case with the assistance of a female NCIS operative up against a ruthless tyrant and the Chinese government who intend to use the ele It s been a few years since I have read a Dirk Pitt novel They re fun but not too much deep except for the diving Beach reading This one has a bit of Clancy s The Hunt for Red October as the US Navy is developing a superfast super uiet submarine A crazy Austrian steals the Second Chance Pass (Virgin River, plans and therototype as Fates Monolith (MacLomain, part of hislan to create a monopoly on rare earth elemnents along with the Chinese As always this is far fetched and just when things are bleakest help appears from nowhere to saeve Dirk his friends or his family I use to like Clive s books but lately they have become really hard to like Dirk Pitt is his original character but this book had so many At the Wolfs Table plot holes and stupid oversights that I just could not get into itDirk is sent to investigate the disappearance of a secret drive system They of course find the shipwreck but over look the mysterious ship that just happens to be hanging aroundThe bad guys steal the system from Dirk and crew After a chase of course Dirk recovers the girl and manages to destroy therototype drive systemHowever the US government is so inept that they don t think to send someone to search the scientist s lab and home But of course this urgent search can wait to send someone to search the scientist s lab and home But of course this urgent search can wait Dirk to take the girl for a dinner date and then a leisurely drive out to the homeThey find the scientist s research notes just before the bad guys show up to steal them After a chase Dirk manages to get the notes back only to turn them over to a FBI agent that is so dumb he A Family Scandal puts the everything in the back of his car and then takes time to drop off the girl at her home Clive is really asking us to believe that the US Government is so inept that it cannotrotect vital defense research from a group of 3rd rate thieves and black market crooksI think this will be the last Clive Cussler book that I read. Anographer Summer to go on a desperate international chase to find the truth from Washington to Mexico Idaho to Panama What they discover at the end of it is a much much greater threat than even they imaginedIf they don’t succeed in their mission the world as they know it might end up a very different Ruthless Game (GhostWalkers, place and not aleasant oneFilled with breathtaking suspense and extraordinary imagination Poseidon’s Arrow is further The Perfect Weapon proof that when it comes to adventure writing nobody beats Clive Cussle.