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The new rip-roaring Oregon Files adventure from the grand master of adventure, Clive Cussler.

Only Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon stand between two warring moguls and global havoc in this thrilling suspense novel in Clive Cussler's #1 New York Times bestselling series.
Nearly two thousand years ago, an Eastern emperor charged a small group with safeguarding a body of knowledge and secrets powerful enough to change the history of mankind.They went down in legend as the Nine Unknown Men - and now two rival factions of the descendants are fighting a mighty battle.

Both sides think they are saving the world, but one of them is willing to use horrifying means to accomplish its goals. Now it is up to Cabrillo and his team of expert operatives to stop both of them from the destructive path they're on, and save the earth from a dynasty of terror.

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780241349519

    October 18, 2018

    Michael Joseph

    400 pages

    RRP $49.99

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  • Trade Paperback

    9780241349533

    September 17, 2018

    Michael Joseph

    400 pages

    RRP $32.99

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    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Amazon
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
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    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

  • Shadow Tyrants: Oregon Files 13
    Clive Cussler, Boyd Morrison

    EBook

    9781405937115

    September 11, 2018

    Penguin eBooks

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Extract

Prologue

The Kingdom of Kalinga
The Indian Subcontinent

261 B.C.

The air reeked of smoke and burnt flesh. The army’s main encampment was on the other side of the destroyed city. The only sound was the restless shuf­fling of hooves from the Imperial Guard’s horses and the snapping of the Royal Lion banner in the breeze.

“How many dead?” Mauryan Emperor Ashoka the Terrible asked his top general, Kathar, who sat astride an ebony stallion that contrasted with Ashoka’s brilliant white steed.

“It is a glorious victory, Excellency,” Kathar said. “We have lost only ten thousand men during the entire campaign.”

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