Clive Cussler is the author or co-author of more than fifty previous books in five bestselling series: Dirk Pitt, (R) NUMA(R) Files, "Oregon "Files, Isaac Bell, and Fargo. His most recent "New York Times "bestselling novels are" The Bootlegger, Ghost Ship, "and "The Eye of Heaven." His nonfiction works include "Built for Adventure: The Classic Automobiles of Clive Cussler and Dirk Pitt, " as well as "The Sea Hunters "and "The Sea Hunters II;" these describe the true adventures of the real NUMA, which, led by Cussler, searches for lost ships of historic significance. With his crew of volunteers, Cussler has discovered more than sixty ships, including the long-lost Confederate submarine "Hunley."""He lives in Arizona.
"Get-to-the-next-page excitement...Dirk Pitt is a combination James
Bond and Jacques Cousteau." "--New York Daily News
""Cussler is a master of building suspense and tension." --"Richmond Times-Dispatch"
Praise for "Night Probe! "and the Dirk Pitt(R) novels
"A rich tale . . . an absorbing, carefully told mystery with plenty of surprises."--"Los Angeles Times"
"Dirk Pitt is a combination James Bond and Jacques Cousteau."--New York "Daily News"