"Lost City" is a nerve-shredding "NUMA Files" novel from Clive Cussler, international bestseller. Kurt Austin's toughest assignment yet...The discovery of a body frozen for ninety years in a glacier high in the French Alps seems of unlikely concern to Kurt Austin and the NUMA Special Projects team. But when those on site are trapped in alpine tunnels flooding with glacial meltwater, Austin can hardly ignore a cry for help. And this near tragedy proves to be no mere accident. For the body held a secret. A secret someone was prepared to kill for. Soon Austin is plunged into a mystery involving a virulent algal weed ravaging the Atlantic's "Lost City" trench, while he and the team face a family of astonishing greed - who will stop at nothing to get what they want...Clive Cussler, author of the best-selling "Dirk Pitt" novels "Arctic Drift" and "The Treasure of Khan", and co-author Paul Kemprecos unravel a tangled web of conspiracy and greed in "Lost City", the fifth novel of the action-packed "NUMA Files" series. Praise for Clive Cussler: "The Master is back...Cussler is in top form with this galloping tale of derring-do and world domination". ("Sunday Express"). Bestselling author Clive Cussler has kept readers on the edges of their seats for four decades with his thrilling action novels. As well as the "NUMA Files" series there are also the "Oregon Files", the "Dirk Pitt" stories (which started it all), the "Isaac Bell" adventures and the 'Fargo" series. The other titles in the "NUMA" files series are: "Serpent", "Blue Gold", "Fire Ice", "White Death", "Polar Shift", "The Navigator", "Medusa", "Devil's Gate", and "The Storm".