Flood Tide (Dirk Pitt, No. 14)
AN UNDERWATER GRAVEYARD within the PACIFIC NORTHWEST...A MYSTERIOUS SEAPORT within the LOUISIANA BAYOUS...A DIABOLICAL PLOT TO wreck the US!
while NUMA agent DIRK PITT® rescues a gorgeous secret agent in a bold underwater operation at Orion Lake, simply north of Seattle, he confronts a sinister community run by means of Qin Shang, a ruthless smuggler who sells chinese language immigrants into slavery. Shang's crusade contributions have received him a set of strong U.S. politicians, yet Pitt isn't really a guy to be subverted via politics. As he strikes to probe Shang's mystifying seaport within the Louisiana bayous, his research includes him in an adrenaline-pumped race up the Mississippi River and a determined sprint to recuperate sunken chinese language treasures misplaced part a century prior to. And in Qin Shang, Pitt faces ones of his so much bold foes -- a madman bent on killing millions of blameless civilians with a catastrophic surge of mass destruction.
tonight is over." Doug Wheeler's forecast of a waning region moon used to be right. Leaving a sated and dormant Romberg to protect the shantyboat, they driven off and started paddling up the bayou, simply discovering their means alongside the twists and turns by means of the lunar mild. A slender boat with sleek traces, the skiff moved easily with little exertion on their half. every time a cloud omitted the slender crescent of the moon, Pitt trusted the night-vision goggles to lead their path because the bayou.
Kwong might be satisfied to listen to it," acknowledged Qin Shang affably. "What am i able to do for you, Qin Shang?" requested the President, environment the dialogue in a company course. "As you recognize, definite individuals of Congress were calling my kingdom a slave nation and condemning what they name human-rights abuses. they're presently presenting a invoice to reject our most-favored-nation prestige. premiere Wu Kwong fears they might muster adequate votes to push in the course of the bill's passage." "Rest assured," the President said,.
Room among the delivery mogul and the President while the air must have crackled with antagonism. "The different topic of outrage is the harassment through your Coast protect and immigration brokers of my ships. seek boardings became extra quite a few and wide some time past months, and shipping-schedule delays have proved very costly." "I comprehend your difficulty, Qin Shang," acknowledged Wallace flatly. "At final count number via the INS there have been six million humans residing illegally within the usa. an excellent.
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