The Mediterranean Caper

The Mediterranean Caper

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In a special 40th-anniversary edition, complete with endpaper maps and a new foreword from Cussler, here is the book that started it all, filled with every one of the Cussler hallmarks: the cutting-edge technology, the treacherous men and exotic women, and, of course, the fabulous plots.
Publisher: New York :, G.P. Putnam's Sons,, [2013].
Edition: 40th Anniversary ed.
Copyright Date: ©1973
ISBN: 9780399166815
Characteristics: xviii, 364 pages :,map ;,24 cm.
Additional Contributors: Cussler, Clive May Day.


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Aug 22, 2016

Rated 7/10.

Apr 09, 2015

Always enjoyed Cussler's Dirk Pitt adventures. A rival for Fleming's Bond, or Donald Hamilton's Matt Helm. The mixture of adventure, sex and exotic cars and planes made them an excellent read.

Apr 07, 2015

The Mediterranean Caper --- by --- Clive Cussler.
“Caper” treats us to another of Cusslers macho novels featuring the improbable adventures of Pitt and Giordino, this time, as they are in quest of a Teaser, a fish long thought to be extinct. The locale for this story is among the Greek islands. The props include remote controlled submarines; mountains of illicit drugs; Greek cops; one labyrinth; one WW I biplane; prerequisite under-clad irresistible damsel; an exotic Maybach-Zeppelin, a vintage car not a vintage dirigible; and a terribly nasty, loathable WW II nazi: the usual ingredients for an opus Cusslerus. Tremendously enjoyable even though the plot verges on the presumptuously outrageous. Of the same cut as 007. Enjoy.

Jul 01, 2014

I like the beginning and how dirk shoots down the other plane, and in the end how this huge gang gets token down this book kept me flipping the pages for a long time, this book was awesome!

mrsgail5756 Dec 30, 2013

The book was okay – but not one of my favorites.

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