The Mayan Secrets

The Mayan Secrets

Large Print - 2013
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Husband-and-wife team Sam and Remi Fargo are in Mexico, when they come upon a remarkable discovery: the skeleton of a man clutching an ancient sealed pot, and within the pot, a Mayan book, larger than anyone has ever seen. The book contains astonishing information about the Mayans, about their cities, and about mankind itself. The secrets are so powerful that some people would do anything to possess them -- as the Fargos are about to find out.
Publisher: Detroit : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013
Edition: Large print edition
ISBN: 9781410461223
141046122X
Characteristics: 491 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Perry, Thomas 1947-
Call Number: LT CUSSLER, C

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lbeast
Nov 12, 2018

The plot isn't bad. But the writing is juvenile. It's a couple of steps up from 'see Spot run', but not by very much.

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1860Colt
Nov 10, 2018

Not up to my usual standards. The villain is so dull and vain, I have a hard time taking them seriously, even though they are (SPOILER) drug dealers. There is no treasure; just finding abandoned ruins. woo-hoo. so riveting. Now if it were El Dorado, than that would be a different book. If you know Cussler's past work, this one is definitely worth a pass.

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tenet
Jul 15, 2016

Rated 10/10.

pw1040 Feb 27, 2014

I liked the archaeological and historical references and Sam and Remi are much less annoying than they used to be.

mrsgail5756 Jan 04, 2014

The book was okay – but not one of my favorites.

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3dblus
Sep 07, 2013

Another classical Cussler in the "Fargo" adventure series. Fast paced; easy read; historically enlightening and entertaining.

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Let's ride the dragon, ...

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Ready to squeeze the pumpkin, Viper One?

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There's such a thing as natural rights.

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Jan 06, 2014

Any non fatal attack is a warning.

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