Ice Station (Scarecrow Series)
Anarctica is the final unconquered continent, a murderous expanse of howling winds, blinding whiteouts and lethal crevasses. On one fringe of Antarctica is Wilkes Station. underneath Wilkes Station is the gate to hell itself...
A workforce of U.S. divers, exploring 3 thousand toes underneath the ice shelf has vanished. Sending out an SOS, Wilkes attracts a swift deployment crew of Marines-and an individual else...
First comes a bad firefight. Then comes a plunge right into a drowning pool packed with killer whales. subsequent comes the not easy half, as a handful of survivors start an electrifying, red-hot, continuous conflict of survival around the continent and opposed to wave after wave of elite army assassins-who've all come for something: a mystery buried deep underneath the ice...
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Santa Cruz stated. “What?” “I chanced on a radio, sir.” “A radio?” Schofield stated dryly. It was once not often a incredible discovery. “Sir, this ain’t no usual radio. It appears like a conveyable VLF transmitter.” That obtained Schofield’s consciousness. A VLF, or very low frequency, transmitter is a unprecedented machine. It has a frequency variety of among three kHz and 30 kHz, which, in genuine phrases, quantities to an unbelievably lengthy wavelength. it's so long—or, in radio phrases, so “heavy”—that the radio sign travels as a.
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James Renshaw got here in at the back of him. Rebound had stayed down on E-deck to maintain a watch on Snake. Abby used to be already seated on the radio console. She did a double take while she observed Renshaw input the room. “Hello, Abby,” Renshaw acknowledged. “Hello, James,” Abby stated, carefully. She grew to become to Schofield. “The holiday could be over us any moment now.” She flicked a turn on the console. The sound of static started to wash out from wall-mounted audio system. Shhhhhhhhhh. “That’s the sound of the sun flare,”.