Gennaio 1954. Un Boeing C-97 Stratocruiser decolla dalla base militare di Buckley Field, nel Colorado. Nome in codice: Vixen 03. Carico top secret: 36 micidiali bombe batteriologiche. Destinazione: Pacifico meridionale. Dopo poche ore di volo, l'aereo scompare nel nulla. Dopo quattro mesi di ricerche la pratica del Vixen 03 viene archiviata, e profondamente insabbiata. Oltre trent'anni dopo, Dirk Pitt scopre il Vixen 03 sul fondo di un lago ghiacciato. Recupera il relitto e 34 bombe. Ne mancano due...
- ISBN: 883041185X
- Casa Editrice: Longanesi
- Pagine: 414
- Data di uscita: 17-03-1994
This is the same comment for all the Dirk Pitt books: Great set of books, I had to stagger these books into my reading rotation since they are so similar. Dirk Series Book in less then 50 words. (introduction to bad guy, introduction to hot chick, introduction to Dirk, Dirk gets in impossible dangerou Leggi tutto
Read this in that there Eighties ! Enjoyed it at the time.
Vintage Cussler at his best, that grabs your attention and holds it no matter how many times you read it, and in spite of how old and dated (especially the South Africa segments) the material is. When I say "vintage Cussler," I mean Clive (and Dirk Pitt) at his old-school violent, bloody, profane, s Leggi tutto
What Clive Cussler did well in his other novels, he excels at here: giving us an action-packed. exciting story. However, I was not too keen on the sexual content, especially the descriptions of female nudity, which were not present in his later books; at least, the ones I've read. Hopefully, the res Leggi tutto
When I feel like a quick, action-packed read, with a big screen cinematic ending - can't go wrong with Dirk Pitt. #5 came out thirty-five years ago, but, they're still a kick-in-the-butt fun time of a read.
In early part of 1950's Dr.John Vetterly, a microbiologist, chemically created an artificial form of life that in turn was capable of producing a disease strain that was non detectable, unidentifiable bacteriological agent able to incapacitate a living thing within seconds of exposure and disrupt th Leggi tutto
Should I have deviated from my reading plan for two days to read this? Maybe not. Did I enjoy the heck out of it? Yes Clive is always surprising me both with how well he writes an action plot and how well he’s able to predict the future in his novels. It was a bit jarring at first when the plot sudde Leggi tutto
Vixen 03 by Clive Cussler Genres; Action/Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Suspense 4 Stars It took awhile for me to find the copy of the one I read. I think I got it right. I wish I still had my copies! But, alas, I have lost them through the many times I have moved. Through my own adventures, while worth it, Leggi tutto
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