1912. Mentre sul Titanic tutti si godono la serata, un passeggero costringe uno steward ad accompagnarlo nella stiva: deve recuperare qualcosa...
1988. In un mondo preda della guerra fredda, una task force segreta che risponde direttamente al presidente degli Stati Uniti sta lavorando a un sistema di difesa antimissilistico, che potrebbe neutralizzare per sempre il pericolo sovietico. Elemento fondamentale è il bizanio, un minerale ormai introvabile in natura, che il Titanic potrebbe contenere nella sua stiva...
Ma la nave è sepolta in fondo all’oceano da oltre sessant’anni e nessuno può raggiungerla. Nessuno tranne Dirk Pitt e gli uomini della NUMA.
- ISBN: 8850251327
- Casa Editrice: TEA
- Pagine: 448
- Data di uscita: 30-08-2018
This book was published a decade before the real Titanic was discovered 12,500 feet below the surface of the turbulent frigid North Atlantic the most treacherous sea on our planet.The ocean of icebergs and dread, forever associated with the doomed ship sinking into legend. Dirk Pitt is one of those
I think I was in high school when Kate Winslet stood on the bow of the Titanic and let Leonardo DiCaprio take her in his arms as their doomed love affair began onscreen. I saw not only what the Titanic looked like from its final resting place on the bottom of the sea, but also James Cameron's loving Leggi tutto
Clive Cussler's novel "Raise the Titanic!" screams manliness. Written in 1976, "Raise the Titanic!" was the fourth book to feature Cussler's manly hero, Dirk Pitt. Rugged, taciturn, ex-Navy, knows a lot about boats. Also: charmer with the ladies, who don't really figure much in the book. Women have
That was just wonderful. So many twists and turns that I have a crick in my neck. And such breathtaking excitement!! The scene where the Titanic finally makes it to port and all the ships blow their horns to greet her brought tears to my eyes. Dana Seagram’s performance when she was forced to strip Leggi tutto
Thoroughly convinced that Clive Cussler has never actually met a real woman before
“Pitt experienced no pangs of uneasiness when he came on board, but, rather, a feeling of reverence. He walked to the bridge and stood alone, absorbed in the legend of the Titanic. God only knew, he’d wondered 100 times what it was like that Sunday night nearly 8 decades ago when Captain Edward J. Leggi tutto
I decided to read a Dirk Pitt book after noticing that Sahara , a Matthew McConaughy movie I enjoyed a while back, was based on a literary character. I decided to read this book instead of Sahara since I was not familiar with the specific story, but was familiar with the ship. As for this book, it wa Leggi tutto
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