Chairman of the Corporation Juan Cabrillo and his mercenary crew steer theOregon into battle against a militant leader and his cult-like followers. Skeleton Coast. by Clive Cussler and Jack DuBrul. The Oregon Files. Original publication date: by Putnam. paperback | Buy a cheap copy of Skeleton Coast book by Clive Cussler. The author of the bestselling NUMA(r) and Dirk Pitt(r) series continues the adventure and intrigue.

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Chapters 15 and I love the way Cussler takes an event that occurred in the past either real or fiction and blends it into the current day – with lots of twists and turns along the way. This book skleeton offers yet more brief glimpses into the lives of the Oregon’s crew. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase.

These guys can go without sleep skeletkn days, walk through a hail of bullets and still come out the other end gleaming. This book has it all. The ship also intercepts a piece of a satellite phone conversation regarding a kidnapped industrialist and, ever the capitalist, Juan Cabrillo decides to send in a team to rescue him, sure of a handsome reward.

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Typical of both authors, we never turn away from the action, instead relishing every moment of it. You are always in for a rip roaring adventure when you read one of the books in The Oregon Files series.

Order our Skeleton Coast Study Guide. Red hot plot It is definitely a page turner. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Write a customer review. The Oregon Files Book 4 Paperback: In the present day, the story moves to a laboratory in Geneva, Switzerland and a conversation between the owner and a female technician about making sea water gooey. Like all Cussler novels, this one begins with a story from the p The two best adventure writers currently drawing breath deliver another superb adventure from the Oregon Files.

West Africa is still as corrupt today. The character itself was interesting, if typically Cussler-esque action hero in his perfect nature and slightly tragic back story. These tales are very exciting, and hard to put down.

When I reviewed Golden Buddhathe first in the Oregon Files series, I gave it a grudging single star and swore that I would likely never read another Cussler novel again.


Cussler is an internationally recognized authority on shipwrecks and the founder of the National Underwater and Marine Agency, NUMA a C3 non-profit organization named after the cuswler Federal agency in his novels that dedicates itself to preserving American maritime and naval history.

Ryder s,eleton his friends. Diving the World’s Seas for Famous Shipwrecks This book is not for the squeamish, full of lots of violence and starring some really evil bad guys. And so it goes.

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After escaping a harrowing fire fight with the rebels, the Oregon saves a damsel in distress who happens to be looking for the HMS Rove. The Oregon faces one challenge csusler another, each cusslerr more tortuous than the previous and requiring the employment of the Oregon’s state-of-the-art firepower, helicopter, lifeboat cum hydroplane and submersibles. I guess I’m just not a fan of this particular series. The action was non-stop. Paperbackpages. Book really picked up through the middle but found the end a bit cheesy.

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Chapters 9 and Plague Ship The Oregon Files. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. I was willing to bet the previous book in this series, “Dark Watch” was a fluke and somebody, somewhere at sometime was going to find a way to screw up the next one.

A covert running gun battle with revolutionaries on the Congo River, a search for a long lost fortune in diamonds buried in the Kalahari desert, the typical sexy and beautiful female heroine who overcomes all odds against her, environmental terrorism, the miraculous rescue of a kidnapped industrialist from an abandoned prison – the details are actually not important. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase.

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From there, using skeleeton to detect the ship, she hunts but to no avail. Having been to Namibia, the Namib Desert, the Skeleton Coast, and Botswana before made this book especially fun for me. Four Englishmen flee for their lives across the merciless Kalahari Desert, cssler a stolen fortune in raw diamonds, and hunted by a fierce African tribe. Michael Joseph 7 June Language: Du Brul and Cussler succeed again!


It involves Juan Cabrillo and his crew of concerned mercenaries, as they attempt to quell a revolution, support and spark another and save the East Coast of America from widespread infection and illness. But this is pulp-action-fiction, so hey all good fun. Pages to import images to Wikidata. Rebels coaxt the Congo go back on a deal after receiving the weapons they had just paid for causing bedlam to ensue during a river firefight While one woman who is seeking a legendary treasure lost a hundred years previously is chased down by well financed hunters He and his crew of marine experts and NUMA volunteers have discovered more than 60 historically significant underwater wreck sites including the first submarine to sink a ship in battle, the Confederacy’s Hunley, and its victim, the Union’s Housatonic; the U, the U-boat that sank the Lusitania; the Cumberland, which was sunk by the famous ironclad, Merrimack; the renowned Confederate raider Florida; the Skeletoj airship, Akron, the Republic of Texas Navy warship, Zavala, found under a parking lot in Galveston, and the Carpathia, which sank almost six skeleotn to-the-day after plucking Titanic’s survivors from the sea.

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The feats and skills of the Oregon’s crew are nothing less than unbelievable, the coincidences incredible and Captain Cabrillo’s skeletno to invent complex plans within minutes astounding. Skeleton Coast from BookRags.

Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Juan Cabrillo is turning into one heck of a leading man. Good Bokgreat story, need to read more nby author. What’s much more important is that, unlike Golden Buddhafor example, which was an exercise in nonsensical hyperbole, Skeleton Coast remained just barely, mind you within the bounds of an enjoyable credibility-stretching thriller that really should be turned into a rock-em, sock-em Hollywood SFX loaded James Bond style flick.