Oceanographer Dirk Pitt traces a lost ship’s mysterious cargo to a scientific discovery that could reverse the dangers of climate change in this novel in the #1 . Arctic Drift sees Clive Cussler’s greatest hero, Dirk Pitt, fighting his enemies in the cruel Arctic. A foundered Victorian ship looking for the fabled. Oceanographer Dirk Pitt traces a lost ship’s mysterious cargo to a scientific discovery that could reverse the dangers of climate change in this novel.

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Books by Clive Cussler.

It’s got some crime with an evil corporate overlord who rapes the earth under the guise of conservation. Their quest leads them arcticc investigate a series of mysterious asphyxiations.

We start off with a mysterious and lethal fog bank that kills the crew of a boat, followed by the murder of an MP, disguised as a boating accident.

Read this for a book club and I can’t make the discussion so I wrote a little review. I mean I even agree that the guy was bad but you still don’t take matters in to your own hands and get away with it. We are experiencing technical difficulties.

Arctic Drift, Clive Cussler

Overall, Arctic Drift contained plenty of adventure, but I would have liked a little more action in some of the chapters. They might be smart, but their words never particularly are.

An environmental friendly producer named Mitchell Goyette, who actually invests highly in products like natural gas and has an underground empire of carbon dioxide-producing products, is distraught at her findings because if her findings were to go public and facilities to break down the carbon dioxide then his empire would fall. I can’t say I would voluntarily become a fan, but I would read something else by him if a similar book club type situation arose.


Never a hint rrift danger from these two.

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Cussler does his research. Mar 23, Dan Makaon rated it liked it. He literally has a three martini lunch and after someone speaks the virtues of destroying nature in the name of profit say it was “spoken like a true capitalist”. Back in Washington, Dirk Sr. Eventually, the two vessels separate with the pack ice and open water, and the doomed men stand silent vigil as the arctic slowly freezes all of their hopes and dreams of riches.

Why shoot people when you can slowly sink their boat and hope they won’t get off it? I was still under the impression he had shacked up with Al Giordano—since they cliev joined at the hip, so to speak, they might as well be joined at the joint so to speak.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Inizialmente sembra solo una bella ragazza, a cui arctjc le immersioni e che ha studiato biologia. My love hate with Clive Cussler continues.

Even creepier, their innuendos around each other in the past have come across as incestual. It’s a good device to share science and history while entertaining people with suspense and adventure. Hahahaha Will I read the next Cussler book. There’s this surplus of story lines and characters that just litter the otherwise engaging main plot.

Arctic Drift (Dirk Pitt, #20) by Clive Cussler

The villain stirs up the political tension between the Canadian and American governments, goes cuasler a quest to ensure he can get his hands on the only rumoured source of the rare metal, all the while lining his own pockets in his greed.

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Pitt and Giordino find the wreck of the Terror, one of those two ships, as part of the story, although they also find the other one later one, and giving you that information is not a spoiler! LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices. I applaud the attempt to weave climate change and carbon sequestration issues into the story, but the plot stretches believably too thin when Cussler has an energy and minerals oligarch put Canada and the United States on the brink of a shooting war.

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to cliive buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. This is the first Dirk Pitt book I’ve read and it was a great romp full of adventure. Arctic Drift isn’t up to Cussler’s usual standards.

Raise the Titanic Sahara. You get the usual cliffhanger situations with excellent historical hook ups. Just skim these chapters quickly and get on to the meat of the book.

Thus begins the tale. It was bogged down with scientific impracticalities and focused too little on the most interesting aspect, which was the lost sailing cudsler from the ‘s. Articles needing additional references from September All articles needing additional references Pages to import images to Wikidata All stub articles.