December, 1941. Four brothers investigate the secrets of a treasure pit on a small island in the Pacific. But a sudden death and the coming war allow its secrets to lie forgotten... Present day. Juan Cabrillo and the Oregon team have been sent to locate the remains of a crashed NASA satellite in the Argentine jungle.
“The Silent Sea” is the gripping seventh novel in Clive Cussler
's “Oregon Files” series. December, 1941. Four brothers investigate the secrets of a treasure pit on a small island in the Pacific. But a sudden death and the coming war allow its secrets to lie forgotten...Present day. Juan Cabrillo and the Oregon team have been sent to locate the remains of a crashed NASA satellite in the Argentine jungle. Coming under attack, they make a mysterious discovery which sends them to a small Pacific island. There, they will discover the deadly secrets of an ancient Chinese expedition - by the lost ship “The Silent Sea”. Now Cabrillo and his team are in a race against time to find the remains of “The Silent Sea”. Because there will be terrible consequences if someone else finds it first...“The Silent Sea” is a gripping, white- knuckle ride of a novel, and is Clive Cussler
at his brilliant best.
The number-one bestselling author of the thrilling “Dirk Pitt” novels “Treasure of Khan” and “Trojan Odyssey”, and co-author Jack Du Brul have hero Juan Cabrillo and his team race to discover the location of a lost Chinese ship and the secrets she hides in the seventh novel of the “Oregon Files” adventure series, “The Silent Sea”. Praise for Clive Cussler
: “Cussler is hard to beat”. (“Daily Mail”). “The guy I read”. (Tom Clancy). Bestselling author Clive Cussler
has kept millions of readers hooked with adventures at sea, exotic locations, cutting-edge science and page-turning pace for four decades. As well as the “Oregon Files” series there are also the “NUMA Files”, the “Dirk Pitt” stories (which started it all), the “Isaac Bell” adventures and the “Fargo” series. The other titles in the “Oregon Files” are: “Golden Buddha”, “Sacred Stone”, “Dark Watch”, “Skeleton Coast”, “The Plague Ship”, “Corsair” and “The Jungle” and are all available in Penguin paperback.
is acclaimed worldwide as the Grandmaster of Adventure. He got his start in advertising, first as an award-winning copy writer, and then as creative director for two of the nation's largest agencies. His initial foray into fiction was in 1973, when he wrote his first Dirk Pitt? novel.
Since then he has continued to write Dirk Pitt? adventures while living a life that nearly parallels that of his action hero. Like Pitt, Cussler enjoys discovering and collecting things of historical significance. With NUMA (National Underwater & Marine Agency, a non profit group begun by Cussler)