The Eye of the Tiger

By Wilbur Smith

The deep. The lethal. The damned...

For 1000 years, an incredible treasure has rested at the backside of the Indian Ocean, hidden via rapid blue currents, guarded by means of lethal coral reefs, or even deadlier university of man-eating nice white sharks. Harry Fletcher, a former soldier grew to become fisherman, is now being pulled right into a murderous secret through males keen to kill and a gorgeous lady prepared to lie for what rests a long way underneath the ocean. Now, Harry has no selection yet to go into complete bore into a world conflict to elevate a unprecedented item from the deep. simply because owning this treasure is not only approximately getting rich--it's approximately staying alive... in Wilbur Smith's The Eye of the Tiger.

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How a long way north of the river? ’ He became again to stand me. ‘Offhand I’d say sixty or seventy miles,’ and he appeared considerate. ‘Yes, it may be that some distance north. it could actually healthy, it is determined by how lengthy it should take—’ He didn't end, he was once taking my recommendation approximately taking part in it cool. ‘Can you're taking us there, bypass? ’ I nodded. ‘But it’s an extended run and top come ready to sleep at the boat in a single day. ’ ‘I’ll fetch the others,’ he stated, keen and excited once again. yet at the wharf he seemed again on the bridge. ‘About the island, what it feels like and all that, don’t talk about it with the others, ok? ’ ‘Okay, Jim,’ I smiled again at him. ‘Off you cross. ’ I went all the way down to take a look at the admiralty chart. The previous males have been the top aspect on a ridge of basalt, an extended demanding reef that ran parallel to the mainland for 2 hundred miles. It disappeared under the water, yet reappeared at durations, forming a typical function among the haphazard sprinkling of coral and sand islands and shoals. It was once marked as uninhabited and waterless, and the soundings confirmed a few deep channels throughout the reefs round it. even though it was once a ways north of my normal grounds, but I had visited the realm the former 12 months as host to a marine biology day trip from UCLA who have been learning the breeding behavior of the golf green turtles that abounded there. We had camped for 3 days on one other island around the tide channel from the previous males, the place there has been an all-weather anchorage in an enclosed lagoon, and brackish yet simply drinkable water in a fisherman’s good among the arms. taking a look throughout from the anchorage, the previous males confirmed precisely the define that Jimmy had sketched for me, that was once how I had well-known it so conveniently. part an hour later, the total celebration arrived; strapped at the roof of the taxi was once a cumbersome piece of kit coated with a eco-friendly canvas airborne dirt and dust sheet. They employed a number of lounging islanders to hold this, and the in a single day baggage that they had with them, down the wharf to the place i used to be ready. They stowed the canvas package deal at the foredeck with out unwrapping it and that i requested no questions. Guthrie’s face was once beginning to fall off in layers of sun-scorched pores and skin, leaving rainy purple flesh uncovered. He had smeared white cream over it. i assumed of him slapping little Marion round his suite on the Hilton, and that i smiled at him. ‘You glance so stable, have you considered working for leave out Universe? and he glowered at me from underneath the brim of his hat as he took his seat within the battling chair. throughout the run northwards he drank beer directly from the can and used the empties as objectives. Firing the massive pistol at them as they tumbled and bobbed in Dancer’s wake. a bit sooner than midday, I gave Jimmy the wheel and went all the way down to use the heads under deck. i discovered that Materson had the bar open and the gin bottle out. ‘How for much longer? ’ he requested, sweaty and flushed regardless of the air-conditioning. ‘Another hour or so,’ I instructed him, and idea that Materson was once going to discover himself with a consuming challenge the best way he dealt with spirits at noon.

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