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ATLANTIS has been published in more than 70 editions in 30 languages. Click on the covers below for links to publishers or Amazon. A number of these covers . This two-page feature by Marcus Dunk on my first novel Atlantis appeared in The Daily Express on 23 July Since then Atlantis has sold. : Atlantis (Jack Howard) (): David Gibbins: Books. Atlantis (Jack Howard Series Book 1) and millions of other books are available.

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Nick, Gibbihs have to say your posts are my favourite bed-time reading. There is no dialogue, only again the actors entering lecture mode and telling us about the plot. Trivia About Atlantis Jack Ho Unisa Geography textbooks for sale.

Brackendowns, Alberton,South Africa. A thrilling standalone sequel to ATLANTIS, David Gibbins’ international bestseller of high-action adventure, marine archaeology and the exploration of one of history’s most fascinating and enduring mysteries.

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Who knows, maybe something actually happens that doesn’t take place in a boardroom sometime later in the story, but there are a lot better books to read out there that are more interesting and I atlants historical fiction!

It seemed like it wanted to be a Dirk Pitt adventure, but was even more unbelievable and a lot less well written. Jack is determined to stop the legacy of Atlantis from falling into the wrong hands, whatever the cost.

The world’s mightiest empire. He’s got a few quirks and annoyances, but I think those are necessary to create a memorable character; and when you’re running around the globe trying to save the world, or protect the world, and yourself, I can cut you some slack!

Feb 11, Brendan rated it did not like it Recommends it for: Historical novel writers such Dorothy Dunnet and Antonia Fraser are masters atlaantis this craft. The Best Books of I don’t know how Gibbins does it, to take a potentially exciting storyline and turn it into a shopping list of guns, bombs, helicopters an The writer spends a lot of time talking about underwater technology and weapons, and I meant a lot of time.


The historical conspiracy angle gives the book Da Vinci -esque appeal, and the intense visual details of the team’s marine discoveries make it naturally cinematic, but if history and science lectures aren’t your cup of Dramamine, you might want to give this one a pass. The way to fabled Atlantis is partially blocked by a missing Russian nuclear sub.

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This being Cipher Mysteries, I try to read a fair bit of mysterious cipher-related stuff along the way, both non-fiction and fiction. But neither of them could have imagined what awaits them in the murky depths.

All of which superficial gkbbins I could actual forgive Gibbins for it is, after all, an airport novel, and many top-tier writers have fallen into these same traps over the years. Stretching the truth, inventing characters, tying them to real people from the past; it all makes for a great read Atlantis Jack Howard 1 by David Gibbins. I felt the same about Atlantis. With that being said, no one can fault the meticulous research that went into this book.

This website uses cookies. The descriptions of military hardware seem fishy and improbable, as well as overlong and boring when they are inserted in the middle of action scenes.

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Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now. It’s easy to see why. The ref to the Phaistos disk was not really about the VMs, just unbelievable coincidences. Want to Read saving…. Lists with This Book. Oh well, just beginning reading it, and not yet halfway, so hoping I I picked up this book coz I misplaced the other 2 books I currently read and until now still couldn’t find where they are. Your email address will not be published. The nuclear warheads mentioned in the book were not attached to any missiles on the submarine but were stored in crates.


Phaistos Disk Decipherment update As for his nuclear warhead, was it a nuclear isomer device? Sep 13, James rated it liked it Shelves: From an extraordinary discovery in a remote desert oasis to a desperate race against time in the ocean depths, a team of adventurers is about to find the truth behind the most baffling legend in history. Even though I had to roll my igbbins several times at the main character’s unearthly perfectness is that a word? Jack Howard is a likable protagonist.

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To ask other readers questions about Atlantisplease sign up. A scrap of papyrus discovered in an Egyptian desert, which may contain a secondhand account of the lost city, sends Jack scrambling to assemble a team, including Costas, an MIT- and Stanford-trained expert in “submersible technology” and Katya, a beautiful Russian Atlantis specialist. And then half way through the book we get the thriller part thrust upon us in the form of a sunken Russian nuclear submarine and assorted bad guys to interfere with the archeological parts of the novel.

And there are many, I tell you, and unnecessary.