By Frank Herbert
Within the unending battle among East and West, oil has develop into the final word prize. Nuclear-powered subtugs courageous enemy waters to faucet into hidden oil reserves underneath the East’s continental shelf. however the final twenty missions have by no means back. Have sleeper brokers infiltrated the elite submarine provider, or are the crews easily cracking less than the pressure?Psychologist John Ramsay has long gone undercover aboard a Hell Diver subtug. His undertaking is to covertly become aware of the rest of the four-man crew—and locate the traitor between them. Sabotage and suspicion quickly plague the project, as Ramsay discovers that the strain of battling a warfare a mile and a part below the sea exposes each weak spot in a guy. Hunted relentlessly by means of the enemy, the 4 males locate themselves remoted in a claustrophobic undersea felony, suffering for survival opposed to the weather . . . and themselves.A gripping novel through the mythical writer of Dune.
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Sparrow nodded his head toward the tunnel mouth, a grotesque gesture in the bulky suit. "Just as he described it. Everything back as it should be. All except the communicator box. Smashed. " "Maybe whoever did it anticipated the inspection," said Garcia. " Ramsey's hands moved over his portable control panel, compensating for a minor course deflection caused by an upward current. When they were back on true, he looked over the railing. Garcia and Sparrow were just sealing the Security officer's body into the contamination bag.
Follow the check. " The patient inspection continued. Ramsey interrupted. "I'm in the induction-drive chamber. " "I noticed that myself earlier. We'll rig a ground for the scuff mat. " Sparrow said, "Run that down, Joe. " "Relieve Joe on the main board. Ramsey, get into your shack. " Sparrow moved from his position on the control deck below Garcia to a point at the first-level door which was open to permit visual inspection of the big gauges forward on the radiation wall. That room in the bow, he thought.
He turned to a locker to the left of the tunnel. " He opened the locker, pulled out a suit. Garcia moved to help him. Presently, Sparrow's voice came to them over the suit communicator: "Les, get a contamination bag and lead box for this man's effects. Leave it at the hatch here. Joe, get into another suit to help me when I bring him out. Ramsey, monitor me and get a still record of the items I hold up for you. Get a repeater on my suit's radiation snooper. " "Right," said Ramsey. Garcia already was pulling on another suit.