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Lost Empire Audiobook

Lost Empire

While scuba diving in Tanzania, Sam and Remi Fargo come upon a relic belonging to a long-lost Confederate ship. An anomaly about the relic sets them off chasing a mystery - but unknown to them, a much more powerful force is engaged in the same chase. Mexico's ruling party, the ultranationalist Mexica Tenochca, is intent on finding that artefact as well, because it contains a secret that could destroy the party utterly.Through Tanzania and Zanzibar, into the rainforests of Madagascar, and across the Indian Ocean to Indonesia and the legendary site of the 1883 Krakatoa explosion, the Fargos and their ruthless opponents pursue the hunt - but only one can win.
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The unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of Clive Cussler and Grant Blackwood's Lost Empire, the second installment of the fantastic Fargo adventure stories. Read by the award-winning narrator Scott Brick.

While scuba diving in Tanzania, Sam and Remi Fargo come upon a relic belonging to a long-lost Confederate ship. An anomaly about the relic sets them off chasing a mystery - but unknown to them, a much more powerful force is engaged in the same chase. Mexico's ruling party, the ultranationalist Mexica Tenochca, is intent on finding that artefact as well, because it contains a secret that could destroy the party utterly.Through Tanzania and Zanzibar, into the rainforests of Madagascar, and across the Indian Ocean to Indonesia and the legendary site of the 1883 Krakatoa explosion, the Fargos and their ruthless opponents pursue the hunt - but only one can win. And the penalty for failure is death.

©2010 Clive Cussler and Grant Blackwood (P)2011 Penguin Books Limited

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    Matthew Fritz 4285 Express Lane, Suite E8009, Sarasota, FL 34238 01-01-12
    Matthew Fritz 4285 Express Lane, Suite E8009, Sarasota, FL 34238 01-01-12 Listener Since 2009
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    "A good book for fans of Clive Cussler"

    Overall this book has been a good read and for fans of Clive Cussler it's certainly worthwhile in the collection. That said however, I found Scott's voice to be a little monotone at times but overall he did a good job with the book. His accents were 3 out of 5 but when portraying female characters it was not the best - at time I had to force myself to imagine a woman behind the strong male toned voice.

    As for the story line this was a little weak for me especially compared to what I have come to expect from such a great best-selling author like Clive Cussler. That said, however, I did enjoy the book and am glad I purchased it.

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  • Dalton Powell
    4/1/15
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    "Gripping"

    Found it so hard to put it down absolutely brilliant narration on every level loved it.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Salter
    Herefordshire, UK
    12/16/15
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    "I'm really starting to like the Fargos!"
    Would you listen to Lost Empire again? Why?

    As much as I enjoyed the book, I probably wouldn't listen to it again.
    That said, I do thoroughly recommend this title, as it's another very good tale, following the Fargos as they globe trot in search of lost treasure.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Lost Empire?

    I particularly liked the trek through the Madagascar rain forest.


    Which character – as performed by Scott Brick – was your favourite?

    There were some very good portrayals. Both Fargos were very good. Rivera was impressive too.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Most definitely


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  • Amazon Customer
    10/11/15
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    "Great adventure story!"

    Well narrated and great story. The Fargo's are a force of nature for history hunting.

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  • a j green
    9/4/15
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    "Great listen"

    Yet again another compelling listen from one of my favourite authors, well read and performed.

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