Private detective Isaac Bell returns in Clive Cussler’s The Wrecker. train wrecks, fires, and explosions sabotage the Southern Pacific. Detective Isaac Bell travels the early-twentieth-century American railways, driven by a sense of justice and a determination to stop a new mastermind reigning. The Wrecker (Isaac Bell series Book 2) and millions of other books are .. This item:The Wrecker (An Isaac Bell Adventure) by Clive Cussler Paperback $

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However, when it comes to male characters, well, all bets are off because, well, we have a male character and we cannot criticise them. The Wrecker traverses the vast spaces clivr the American West as if he had wings, striking wherever he pleases, causing untold damage and loss of human life. I would recommend this book because it shows the vlive packed and interesting life of a 20th century detective.

Cussler began writing novels in and published his first work featuring his continuous series hero, Dirk Pitt, in I borrowed this book from our local public library. Once again, Bell is a fantastic and smart character, and I loved taking the journey along with him as he discovers who “the Wrecker” really is.

You’ve successfully reported this review. Their knowledge of the time period is what impressed me most but it also is what made the book longer than necessary. The Sea Hunters II. A massive part of the first chapter is missing the part I’m talking about is where the wrecker kills both Kevin and the rail cop. We are experiencing technical difficulties.

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Well, that and I remember way back when I was studying German at university that one of the ladies in the class made some comment that Clive Cussler was a really popular author, and his name has stuck in my head ever since. As previously mentioned, Scott Brick fits perfectly.

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Well, I feel that the word phenomenon is probably a little bit too strong to describe a book written by Clive Cussler, namely because this book was pretty bad. Sep 14, Wreckdr Thornock rated it it was amazing. It took me a whole month to finish this book and I usually finish about a book on average in a week so I was frustrated reading this book but I tried not to let that influence my rating. Refresh and try again. Van Dorn sends in its top investigator, Isaac Bell.

New technologies are introduced like aeroplanes and talking pictures. Inside, they find a bottle taken from Napoleon’s ‘lost cellar’. Whoever he is, whatever his motives, The Wrecker knows how to create maximum havoc. Cliev Cussler is back with another perfect specimen of a hero. Is he a striker? Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori.

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Jan 06, Linda Gamble rated it it was amazing. You submitted the following rating and review. It’s free and yours to keep.

There were some parts were I thought they really could have skipped some details. Clive Cussler Narrated by: I read mostly young adult and if I were to compare Clive Cussler I assume he is the money maker of the pair seeing that his name is bigger on the cover to a young adult author it would be it would be Tamora Pierce.


This book revolves around railroads and trains. And I don’t need to know what caliber each pistol had. Works by Clive Cussler.

Whoever he is, whatever his motives, the Wrecker knows how to create maximum havoc, and Bell senses that he is far from done—that, in fact, the Wrecker is building up to a grand act unlike anything he has committed before. Isaac Bell 10 books. I do think the book was a bit overly technical, going into too much description about railroads, trains, clothes, guns, bridges, etc.

The Wrecker: Isaac Bell Adventures (Book 2)

Probably not, but I think you will miss out on the character development of the protagonist and his lady friend. The murder of a cuasler of U. In regards to the main character, Isaac Bell, Dirk Pitt is a hard act to follow and is beloved to all Cussler fans.

The wrecker is about a man that wrecks steam trains and Isaac Bell who tries to stop them. Jun 23, Bhakta Jim rated it really liked it. A criminal mastermind engineering some as-yet unexplained scheme?

I think the main fault of this story and I’m not even going into the writing technique is being too rushed: