“Gripping a first-rate nail biter.”. —Tampa Tribune. James Rollins—the author of. Amazonia by James Rollins – book cover, description, publication history. The use of mass market originals as a farm team for hardcovers has lost popularity, but still works occasionally, as with Rollins, whose three.
|Published (Last):||18 November 2005|
|PDF File Size:||5.63 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||16.48 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
The mix of characters was equally interesting, especially with two women on the team. Nathan Rand is this novel’s “Dirk Pitt,” an intrepid scientist who sets out on an expedition to discover how a former soldier makes it out of the Amazon covered up in cancer yet, miraculously, has regrown a limb.
It brings together booksellers, readers, indie retailers, local business amazonnia, and anyone else with a passionate belief that healthy local economies rolins communities thrive.
Yes, there’s a point made here to respect different medical treatments from self-contained rolline like the Yanomamo even if they don’t make sense to modern medicine, but it’s made by the main woman getting lectured by the hero the second she appears, which amazlnia sit right with me. Project Amazonia included a team of scientists, U.
But there are also things that should not be disturbed—and a devastating truth that could doom Ashley and the expedition: Kelly’s thought, thinking Nathan is dead? She must have been listening! The caverns are inhabited by an entire subterranean ecosystem of primitive mammals—some intelligent, others savage, all beyond the reach of today’s knowledge.
As a kid, I probably would have given this 4 stars. Jul 07, Danny Tyran rated it liked it Shelves: It kind of does feel like a sci-fi adventure movie with little bits rollns Predator thrown in. Even the august American Movie Classics has seen the need for escapism and is running all three of the Indiana Jones films in fairly regular rotation. Kelly and Frank O’Brien for the win.
Amazonia by James Rollins
Shadowfall The Godslayer Chronicles, Book 1. Does two make a trend?
What a huge disappointment. A hero fighting the forces of evil.
Amazonia – James Rollins
Unable to comprehend this inexplicable event, the United States CIA establishes a special team to return to this impenetrable secret world of unforeseen perils and to follow the dead man’s trail.
I don’t like the “Treasure” they find at the end of the story as much as in other James Rollins books, but I loved the adventure to it and back and I like the Hero and Heroine, also better than in other books save Subterranean might have had a heroine whom I liked better. Roollins the roollins a nearing comet interferes with the imagery of an orbital satellite, causing it to show an image of America’s Eastern Seaboard in flaming ruins.
More By and About This Author. And if you wmazonia reading a book on your iPad, you can pick it right back up on your iPhone.
Amazonia by James Rollins – PopMatters
This thrilling page-turner grips you hard and doesn’t let go. The only other thing we knew about her was that she was deadly and would make shrunken heads out of the people she and the villain killed. Textbooks for history, literature, science, and other subjects.
Discover current and classic wor With a good explanation’s on the plant life, their different uses for healing by the natives, to all of the different critters that can be deadly, to the irratating insects Users can purchase a The set up The story takes place in a remote area of the Amazon jungle. Each shares a puzzling, follins disfigurement, but otherwise no other obvious connection. Since Jeff Bezos started Amazon inwe have significantly expanded our product offerings, international sites, and worldwide network of fulfillment and customer service centers.
The characters are perfectly amazoni and engaging. Oct 14, Pritika rated it really liked it.
Nathan Rand, committed to research in the Amazon, is asked to join the newest team set to jamed the dead man’s path. If you are familiar with Clive Cussler, then these novels will resonate. The purchase of an eBook reader is not required to read books. This is old-fashioned, rugged adventure in the tradition of Haggard and Crichton, told with energy, excitement and a sense of fun.
He builds tension skillfully and even brings a bit of emotional depth to the comic-book adventure.