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Blue gold : a novel from the Numa files

Author: Clive Cussler; Paul Kemprecos
Publisher: New York : Pocket Books, ©2000.
Series: NUMA Files, bk. 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Earth us a paradox - a fertile world three-quarters covered with water, yet in danger of running dry. Overuse and pollution have drained most of its fresh water, and scientist Francesca Carval's brilliant formula for desalination has vanished with her plane over South America. But when Kurt Austin and his NUMA team come across a pod of dead whales, their investigation takes them to the Venezuelan jungle where a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Adventure stories
Science fiction
Fiction
Adventure fiction
Named Person: Kurt Austin, (Fictitious character); Kurt Austin, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Clive Cussler; Paul Kemprecos
ISBN: 067178546X 9780671785468 0743418220 9780743418225
OCLC Number: 44516755
Description: 378 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: NUMA Files, bk. 2.
Responsibility: Clive Cussler, with Paul Kemprecos.
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Earth us a paradox - a fertile world three-quarters covered with water, yet in danger of running dry. Overuse and pollution have drained most of its fresh water, and scientist Francesca Carval's brilliant formula for desalination has vanished with her plane over South America. But when Kurt Austin and his NUMA team come across a pod of dead whales, their investigation takes them to the Venezuelan jungle where a cadre is bent on controlling the world's supply of fresh water.

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