By Clive Cussler
Could, 1914. undercover couriers plummet to watery deaths in dual mess ups, taking with them the single copies of the North American Treaty, a precedent-shattering mystery pact among the USA and nice Britain. On each side of the Atlantic, surprised heads of country instantly order all point out of the treaty obliterated...forever.
February, 1989. in the course of a global difficulty, Heidi Milligan, a stunning, magnificent American naval commander by accident discovers an vague connection with the lengthy buried North American Treaty—prompting the President of the us to the surprising consciousness that the treaty bargains the one salvation for an energy-starved, economically-devastated the USA. For the us, ownership of this rfile is abruptly worthy billions. yet to nice Britain, it's worthy a warfare. The lethal race is directly to find and lift one of many signed copies of the treaty from its ocean grave—where it's been mendacity for seventy five years. the one American for the sort of undertaking is Dirk Pitt, who proved invincible in increase the massive! Now, with the way forward for almost everybody on this planet at stake, he needs to live to tell the tale a posh foreign undertaking way more risky than any he has ever undertaken. His quest: lessen via a tangled internet of cover-ups and dangerous intrigue and—against all odds—recover the North American Treaty for the us. In London, a bold counterplot is being orchestrated to safe the important rfile for nice Britain. The treaty must never be carried out. Brian Shaw, a grasp secret agent who has usually labored hand in hand with American brokers opposed to SMERSH, no confronts his so much tough command—stop Dirk Pitt. Pitt and Shaw, of the main crafty males on the earth, collide head-on of their frantic seek. And stuck within the center is Heidi Milligan. within the throes of overseas uproar, her passions and her loyalty are positioned to a serious try out whilst she unearths herself enmeshed in a torrid love triangle with the 2 fighting foes.
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Night Probe (Dirk Pitt, Book 5) by Clive Cussler