By Alex Archer, Victor Milán
Historical papyrus scrolls recovered one of the charred ruins of the Library of Alexandria display astounding texts that element the wonders of Atlantis--knowledge which may shatter the blueprint of global power. Archaeologist Annja Creed confronts shadow figures decided to maintain empires outfitted on strength, greed and international manipulation, discovering not likely allies in a mysterious American with connections in excessive locations, and a tender linguistics prodigy with perspective. Dodging a petrol conglomerate and their puppy killers on a high-speed chase that leads from Egypt to the North Sea oil fields to the city battlegrounds of China, Annja turns into an unwilling conspirator in a bid for energy to manage the thrashing center of the world's power.
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Particularly if she had the steps to herself. She used to be with regards to to swipe her digital key throughout the lock while Tex's door flew open. Jadzia stormed out. Her face was once red and he or she was once crying with large sobs that racked her narrow body – which was once wrapped in a towel. Tex got here correct out at the back of her, dripping rainy, donning a fuzzy white inn bathrobe. He halted while he observed Annja. Their eyes met. Jadzia had the chance then to sentence Tex irredeemably in Annja's eyes despite all he had risked and all he had performed for either girls. yet her loss of humans talents betrayed her. "I am now not more than enough for you, is that it? " she screamed at Tex. She batted at him with tight-clenched fists. "You don't need me? " He had an undecipherable glance on his face. Jadzia drummed her fists opposed to his chest. "I hate you," she acknowledged, now not screaming, yet with baleful depth. "I wish you die. " For a second every person iced over and held a tableau. Jadzia went faded, as though her phrases had controlled to penetrate her armor of self-centeredness deeply adequate to surprise even herself. With a kid's damaged sob she spun away, clutching on the towel. Annja simply had time to swipe the lock of the room they shared and pull the door open sooner than the lady bolted face first into it. She vanished inside of. Tex used to be shaking his head. He appeared as though he desired to cry. "I did not suggest to harm her feelings," he acknowledged. He ran a hand via his rainy, spiky hair. "She simply kinda stuck me all at once, slipping into the bathe with me the best way she did. i am afraid i did not deal with that any too lightly. " "She had it coming," Annja stated with a extraordinary loss of compassion. "Did she use that bizarre death-to-electronics trick of hers to burn out your room lock? " "Huh? Oh, no. Those're designed to fail-safe. They lock in the event that they exit, and will not open other than from within till they're reset. No, she talked the room maid into letting her in. within the lady's local Turkish. " bankruptcy 19 "Joey," Tex known as, settling his gray-and-maroon flight bag farther again over his left shoulder and striding ahead into the brilliant southeast Texas sun. "Joey Travis! nice to determine you, compadre. " As Tex embraced a brief, dark-haired man in a military jacket, Annja staggered a bit. It wasn't simply because she carried the hefty bag of scrolls, in addition to her personal duffel, regardless of Tex's periodic gallant makes an attempt to alleviate her of the weight. however the sun's dazzle virtually stopped her in midstride. The cantilevered awning in entrance of the tall glass-paneled facade of the GeorgeBushInternationalAirport saved the direct late-morning sunlight off yet did not anything in regards to the blinding mirrored image from the pickup lane and the automobiles jostling for place in it. The air hit her like a rainy blanket. The humidity was once no worse than in Copenhagen, might be, yet springtime used to be already scorching season right here on Buffalo Bayou, an extended spit from GalvestonBay and the Gulf of Mexico. She smelled petroleum and sizzling asphalt. "Come and meet the women, Joey," Tex stated, bringing his buddy ahead with an arm round his shoulder.