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I also do not wish to wade through any more books as misogynistic as this one. When Pitt meets one of these women, we are told that he ” He also collects classic automobiles. Pitt discovers that the submarine went missing in an area of the Pacific Ocean north of the Hawaiian island of Cllive nicknamed the “Pacific Vortex”. He then carries her back, unconscious, to his hotel room, and when she wakes up, he threatens to rape her.

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Had all of the normal action and adventure I expected from Cussler. Upon his discharge, he became a copywriter and later creative director for two leading ad agencies.

This is fairly difficult to picture, and I soon gave up trying to picture him as looking “friendly”, since he seems to go out of his way to antagonise almost everyone he meets. Be the first to write a review. Pitt trying to escape from Martha Ann and car chase before meeting the Admiral. I also enjoyed Cussler’s highly visual portrait of the Pacific Ocean. John and Allen P. Cover may have edge wear, creases or bends.

Seriously, though, this book is best skipped, unless you’re a hardcore fan. Walk away from Dirk Pitt, and never look back! I’ve read other books csusler the series but have never read the entire series in order, so I started here.

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Oct 01, Sarah Elizabeth rated it really liked it Shelves: There should be a literary subgenre composed entirely of books with excalamation cusaler in the title. But will she get to him before he strikes cuesler On my first experience reading the Dirk Pitt adventure series, I read Arctic Drift, where I made the comment that the Dirk Pitt protagonist is like Jack Reacher for the oceanographers and environmentalists.


First she tries to kill him, then she tries to help him. Constable The Puppet Show M.

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So it is in my list to read the book in chronological order. This vprtex was the 6th book published in the series. I do not like James Bon and I don’t like this guy. Where Pitt ckssler melodramatic and whiny for the majority of the book, Al just grins and gets on with it – even when ‘getting on with it’ involves considerable physical pain to himself. I almost gave it two, to be kind, but in the end I couldn’t do it.

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It may have creases virtex the cover and some folded pages. Eventually, it arrives to a slightly different destination that I expected, but it’s fitting in the context of what Cussler’s overall goals were in writing this book and creating the character of Dirk Pitt.

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While pacifi can make an entertaining book it can also stretch the limits of believability. Dirk is flying a plane with a group of Navy men going on a dangerous mission, possibly-probably to die. Six months later, Dirk Pitt is on vacation in he spots a communication capsule from the missing submarine and after delivering it to Naval base is seconded from NUMA to st Salvage Fleet and learns of titular Pacific Vortex in which 38 ships have disappeared.

The “Pacific Vortex” is the name given to a fictional area of the Pacific Ocean north of the Hawaiian island of Oahu that, similar to the Bermuda Trianglehas a history of ships mysteriously disappearing in it. Dec 05, Ida Mya rated it really liked it.


Frederick Cusslfr who was tall and had golden eyes. You got your man’s man, you got your fancy car, and you got your sultry female co-stars.

In the year that follows, Marie will observe Thomas, seduce him, and ultimately, have a hand in the coup that will bring him down. But this feels out of character after all the melodramatic whining, and there’s no discernible character arc to explain it.

Did Dirk Pitt saved Adrian Hunter? Chris Turner I know of three or four sand pits that have a beach front the rest is up to you to bring Dec 29, Pitt, in his internal monologue, uses a racial slur against this friend who is dark-skinned in the bookand he does this while Al is trying to save both their lives.

And in amongst the lowlifes of the East End’s gangland underworld she finds more than she bargained for. While Pitt himself is fleshed out, other characters are for the most part two-dimensional though given the type of book this is. The clock is ticking as the U. I’m sorry, it does. See other items More Then they see each other again under extreme duress and declare their love – gimme a break. Dirk Pitt Item Condition: To ask other readers questions about Pacific Vortex! A new advanced Navy submarine is taking its shakedown cruise when its commander decides to investigate an anomaly of both weather and sea floor, the sub disappears and resulting search finds nothing.

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