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Publisher's Summary

A Sunday Times best seller.

The 11th classic Dirk Pitt novel, where the adventurer is drawn to a secret in the burning African desert, which could destroy all life in the world's seas. 

Deep in the African desert, Dirk Pitt discovers that a top secret scientific installation is leaking a lethal chemical into the rivers, threatening to kill thousands of people - and to destroy all life in the world's seas.  

To warn the world of the catastrophe, Pitt must escape capture and death at the hands of a ruthless West African dictator and French industrialist and undertake a long, perilous journey across the merciless Sahara.... 

©2019 Clive Cussler (P)2019 Hachette Audio UK

Critic Reviews

"Clive Cussler is the guy I read." (Tom Clancy)  

"Cussler is hard to beat." (Daily Mail)

"The Adventure King." (Daily Express)

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Great story but has a technical issue

The story is very good and Scott Brick does a great job. I would give 5 stars but I’m only giving 4 because chapter 39 is incomplete. If that is fixed then I will adjust my rating

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great book, but chapter 39 was incomplete

great book, but chapter 39 was incomplete. need to redo ch 39 so it contains thebfull chapter and doesn't cut off early.

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one of Cuddlers best Pitt stories.

Too bad the movie should have follow his story. It would have been a better movie.

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19+ hours of listening. Multiple threads include a different take on history and continual stories of desert survival. Combine that with impending environmental disaster, a dictator and a wimpy American President and you get the idea. Characters include Dirk, Al, the Admiral and a love interest who is rescued from the desert. I believe that the book could have been half as long and been twice as fun to read.

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The Sahara

wow this was an interesting twist on history. a thrilling ride into a vast unknown with different plot twists. a lot of fun and a race to the finish.

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Awesome

Brick is the best! I have listened to authors I’ve never heard of because Scott was the reader. I’ve never been disappointed!

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Great fun

I wish the movie had been half as good as the book. enjoying the heck out of the series.

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Pitt plus history

Very good plot that keeps you engaged with a twist as only Pitt can live through and wrap up in a nice gift for your enjoyment 👍

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Great adventure with interesting facts and a creat

Great adventure with interesting facts and a creative plot. a must read or listen. Enjoyed tremendously.

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Awesome Listen!

Sahara by Clive Cussler is a great book. I believe that this audiobook is basically the same story that previously was on CD. Scott Brick is wonderful bringing the characters to life and adds the right emotions to his voice. I so enjoyed this book

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I really enjoy the dirk Pitt Srries

I really have enjoyed the dirk Pitt series, the humour, action and stories have been remarkable. Unfortunately it’s been annoying waiting for books to come out on audible in the right order, having to wait for earlier stories to come out after the latest book has been released is more than annoying. This book has been superb, I have been waiting for this one for a long time, and it’s been worth the wait. Now it’s just waiting for the rest of them!! Thank you for a great series, great characters and fantastic adventures.