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LEVIATHAN emerging - Band 2 der rasanten Action-Thrillerserie um den eloquenten britischen Geheimdienst-Abenteurer Ulysses Quicksilver!
Er erhebt sich aus der Tiefe... und er hat Hunger!
In eighty Tagen um die Welt - mit Stil! Dieses vollmundige Versprechen der Carcharodon transport corporation soll mit der Jungfernfahrt des neuesten und mehr als beeindruckenden Unterwasserkreuzfahrtschiffs Neptune auf die Probe gestellt werden.
Unter den Reisenden befindet sich auch Ulysses Quicksilver, der Dandy-Abenteurer und Held von Magna Britannia, um sich eine wohlverdiente Ruhepause nach den traumatischen Erlebnissen des one hundred sixty. Thronjubiläums von Queen Victoria zu gönnen.
Doch bereits wenige Tage nach dem Besuch der Unterwasserstadt Pacifica kommt es zur Katastrophe. Ein brutaler Mord wird begangen, und kurz darauf wird die Neptune Opfer einer Sabotage, welche das Schiff in die bodenlose Tiefe des Meeres sinken lässt. Doch gefangen auf dem Meeresgrund, haben die Probleme für die Überlebenden gerade erst begonnen. Denn hier unten lauert ein jahrzehntealtes Geheimnis auf sie.
Der Leviathan ist erwacht und erhebt sich hungrig aus der Tiefe. Wenn er sich auf die Jagd begibt, wird niemand seiner urzeitlichen Wut entkommen …
Dieses publication enthält auch die spannende Kurzgeschichte VANISHING element, die einen Ausblick auf Band three gewährt! Diese Kurzgeschichte ist keine Leseprobe, sondern ein eigenständiges Werk, welches sich in die Bände einreiht.
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The aroma of Thai crimson curry and coconut crammed the room. "You will discover a subject to this evening's meal," the captain mentioned to his site visitors, "a signature dish from the various assorted locations we've got already visited or can be vacationing in this, the Neptune's maiden voyage. " The eating room doorways opened once again, this time with out assistance from the droid-drudges. status framed within the doorway used to be a gentleman immediately recognisable due to the various photos that had seemed within the renowned press and on broadcasting displays during the realm of Magna Britannia following the calamitous occasions of Queen Victoria's a hundred and sixtieth jubilee. He appeared a little assorted to how he had seemed reside, around the empire at the evening of June the 16th, on that get together bloodied and bruised, his hair misplaced, his outfits saggy. Such used to be no longer the case now. additionally in black tie just like the different male site visitors, he, even if, had selected to decorate the normal black and wine outfit with a remarkable tough gold silk waistcoat and contrasting burgundy cravat, held in position with a rose-cut diamond pin. And in his correct hand he held his trademark cane with its bloodstone-set tip. All eyes grew to become to the final dinner visitor to reach. "Good night, women and gents. Captain McCormack," Ulysses Quicksilver introduced. "Am I overdue? " because the dandy scoured the faces of these already seated round the desk his beaming smile was once met with with courtesy again comparable expressions from a few, indifference from others and angry disgust from a small minority, which, although, incorporated Jonah Carcharodon. If there has been something the transport mogul couldn't stand - as will be guessed if the rumours that he had invested his complete own fortune into the construction of the Neptune, have been to be believed - it used to be being upstaged. "Ah, Mr Quicksilver. We suggestion you were not coming," Carcharodon chided. "We have been approximately to begin with no you. " "No have to worry," Ulysses responded. "I'm the following now, so the social gathering can start. " "So, Mr Sylvester, I take it your company used to be too in poor health to shuttle with us in this historical voyage. " "I am afraid so, Mr Carcharodon," proven a slickly grew to become out younger guy, his hair swept again, glistening with hair-oil. every little thing approximately him, from his hawkish manner to his sharp costume experience, screamed go-getter businessman to Ulysses. This was once a guy on a venture, with a occupation at the up. To be performing because the consultant of somebody as strong and influential as Josiah Umbridge, founder and proprietor of Umbridge Industries - the Empire's most excellent industrialist, with a number of metal generators and factories to his identify - attested to that truth. And Ulysses basically doubted that Dexter Sylvester was once spending everything of the cruise enjoyable both. He may without doubt be networking with influential passengers in addition to carrying on with to do no matter what it used to be he did for Umbridge Industries from afar, sending in his paintings through distant distinction engine move, the Neptune being outfitted with the entire most recent radio-telegraph-electronic-communication transmitter terminals and receivers.