Private detective Isaac Bell returns in Clive Cussler’s The Wrecker. train wrecks, fires, and explosions sabotage the Southern Pacific. Detective Isaac Bell travels the early-twentieth-century American railways, driven by a sense of justice and a determination to stop a new mastermind reigning. The Wrecker (Isaac Bell series Book 2) and millions of other books are .. This item:The Wrecker (An Isaac Bell Adventure) by Clive Cussler Paperback $
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I never had to ponder what the connection was between substories, all connections to the main story were clear. Your display name should be at least 2 characters long. Is he a striker? The second of the Isaac Bell novels, and the first where Cussler has a co-author for this series. Not only that he has an ivy league education, and is pretty competant not only with a sword, but also with a gun.
The other characters were given enough depth and they are very helpful to Bell. The atmospherics were superb Scott does a great job reading the book. Free with day trial. Great book I love Pitt novels cllve I’m becoming more and more fond of these Bell novels. The villain in this one is a doozy.
How can the character have been so uncertain that all his subsequent attempts would fail to know years before he needed the backup plan it felt like an clivs i think i need to pad this out a bit. Excellent piece on mannerisms and culture of the time era. Most Helpful Most Recent. Sure, he has the perfect coif of hair, a rockin Clive Cussler is back with another perfect specimen of a hero. Nov 17, Pages. He hires accomplices of hobos from the down and out to attack the railroad in any way, including blowing up trestles, ripping up rail and ties, cutting power lines and communication wreker, and collapsing tunnels on workers, leaving them to suffocate or be crushed.
My first Clive Cussler book and will try another one based hte this book. I think the main fault of this This was such a bad book that half of the time I didn’t quite get what was going on and the other half I didn’t care.
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Clive CusslerJustin Scott. Cussler is an internationally recognized authority on shipwrecks and the founder of the National Underwater and Marine Agency, NUMA a C3 non-profit organization named after the fictional Federal agency in his cuss,er that dedicates itself to preserving American maritime and coive history. I had quite a few of those “oh come on that’s unbelievable” to those Cussler inevitable impossible rescues.
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Learn how your comment thr is processed. Already a man of power this character is ruthless, smart, and as so many of his kind seeks more power.
A criminal mastermind engineering some as yet unexplained scheme? Really enjoying this series and Isaac Bell our hero. In The ChaseClive Cussler introduced an electrifying clivf hero, the tall, lean, no-nonsense detective Isaac Bell, who, driven by his sense of justice, travels early-twentieth-century America pursuing thieves and killers. More from the same Author Pacific Vortex!
Filled with intricate plotting and dazzling set pieces, The Wrecker is one of the most entertaining thrillers in years.
Not a perfect book, but fun enough and I enjoy the character of Isaac Bell enough to want to keep going with the series. The unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of The WreckerClive Cussler and Justin Scott’s suspenseful second installment of the fantastic Isaac Bell tales.
The only thing that was slightly negative was that the author does not always explain the thought process of the main character which leads to a little confusion in events. In this series View all Book 2. This audiobook can be listened to on: Scott Brick delivers a brilliant performance once again.
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Works by Clive Cussler. Or is there something deeper at work? We meet The Wrecker and get a peak at his plans as they develop throughout the story.
The author is skilled at bringing in the details of how society works in that era, such as how beef makes it to NYC, or how different strata of society operate in SFO Do you need to read this series in order: What I liked about the first two books was the bad guys were just plain criminals. We never give up until we get our man.
Then again, that was probably the only redeeming feature of the book. Cussler’s books have been published in more than 40 languages in more than countries. Justin Scott Goodreads Author.
Stay in Touch Sign up. Is he a wrfcker The rusting hulk of a steam locomotive rises from the deep waters of a Clivr lake. The Wrecker traverses the vast spaces of the American West as if he had wings, striking wherever he pleases, causing untold damage and loss of human life. Bell is more accessible and human in this novel, and while you know he’s never in any real danger, the writing is such that you still wonder how in the world he’ll survive the Wrecker.