Atlantis is an archaeological adventure novel by David Gibbins. First published in , it is the first book in Gibbins’ Jack Howard series. It has been published. Buy Atlantis by David Gibbins from Amazon’s Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction. This two-page feature by Marcus Dunk on my first novel Atlantis appeared in The Daily Express on 23 July Since then Atlantis has sold.
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I think I’m half way through the book and there still is not very much action. The heroes must outwit corrupt Eastern European warlords as they decipher the clues that guide them to their destination. Once prepped and in position in the Aegean Sea, Jack and company find themselves caught up with Kazakhstan terrorists and a multicountry fight over a missing Soviet nuclear submarine—and that’s before they’ve uncovered the ancient secrets of the lost city. Aug 15, Grace rated it it was ok.
I couldn’t savid less by the end who was who. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Return to Book Page. We have a Russian? I find that to be beyond annoying. In any case it is well worth your time.
Wtlantis Lost Tomb Jack Howard. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. This book did the reverse for me. To view it, click here. With a crack team of scientific experts and ex—Special Force From an extraordinary discovery in a remote desert oasis to a desperate race against time in the ocean depths, a team of adventurers is about to find the truth behind the most baffling legend in history.
Fiction Book Review: Atlantis by David Gibbins, Author . Dell $ (p) ISBN
It was a choice of either going for the surface — which I would not have made — or swimming for an emergency tank. Instead, the back-story is rich in history and archaeology. The story was good and held my attention to the end. It was Ireland, it was Australia, it was off the Spanish port of Cadiz, off Morocco, capital of a global pre-Ice Age civilization, terrestrial HQ of an intergalactic empire ….
His discovery of Atlantis in a previous book changed everything and it keeps coming. The ancient history was fun and interesting, the premise exciting, but the characters were so awful and some of the action sequences absolutely impossible. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Gibbons brings us to a truly unique ending. Pretty good book Heavy on the history.
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His first novel, Atlantis, published in the UK in and the US in Septemberhas been published in 30 languages and is being made into a TV miniseries; since then he has written five further novels, published in more than editions internationally. Please make the correction. The IMU crew visits the underground laboratory bunker near the Belsen concentration camp in Germany and another bunker in Berlin. I liken this book to getting punched in the stomach repeatedly.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The story was so long because of all the facts and history you put into it. I’ve read only negative reviews. Paperbackpages. Eventually, a group of marine archeologists find a few different artefac This book read like a bad action movie. Books by David Gibbins.
I enjoyed the book so much I have started reading his others starting at the beginning. There is no excitin There are very few books I have given up on. I just finished book 6 featuring underwater archaeologist Jack Howard.
Reading at times was really slow. I could have accepted those devices and read the book as science-fiction. It hard to gibnins everything straight. I wondered if the series might end here, plot tied up, this book and the first one both have Atlantis in the title, but I was happy to see there is another book in the works. I gave up on this book after getting little further than halfway.
Yes, you have to pay attention, this isn’t an easy read, but I find that even though there is a lot of information coming at you as you read it; I didn’t mind. Characters are two dimensional reflections of every other character, except they’ve got different specialities. View all 20 comments. Easily the worst book I’ve tried in I really had trouble with this one. The scenario is slow, the coincidences are too convenient, it is predictable and lacks of originality.