When a research ship manned by Dirk Pitt and members
of the U.S. National Underwater and Marine Agency is nearly sunk by a vessel from the past, Pitt finds himself caught up in an ancient mystery with lethal ties ...
Frederick von Kammacher to whom the day before the Roland
had been non existent telegraphed from Paris to have a cabin on it reserved for him. Haste was imperative.'' (Excerpt from Chapter 1)