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Dirk Pitt 1 – Pacific Vortex
Every ocean takes its toll of men and ships, yet none devours them with the voracious appetite of the Pacific. The mutiny on the Bounty took place in the Pacific, the mutineers burning the ship at Pitcairn Island. The Essex, the only known ship to be sunk by a whale (the basis of Melville’s Moby Dick), lies under the Pacific’s waves. So does the Hai Maru, blown to bits when an underwater volcano erupted beneath her hull.
Despite all this, the world’s largest ocean tends to be a tranquil place; even its name means peaceful and mild of temper.
Perhaps that is why the grim thought of disaster couldn’t have been further from Commander Felix Dupree’s mind as he climbed onto the bridge of the nuclear submarine Starbuck, just before nightfall. He nodded to the officer on watch and leaned over the rail to gaze at the effortless ease in which the bow of his ship pushed aside the marching swells.
Men usually respect the sea: they are even awed by its serenity. But Dupree was not like most men; he was never overcome by the spell. Twenty years at sea, fourteen of them spent in submarines……
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