Black horizon : Jack Swyteck Series, Book 11. / James Grippando.
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- ISBN: 9780062109897 (electronic bk)
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2014.
Miami attorney Jack Swyteck finds himself in the middle of an international legal battle over a Cuban oil spill that sets him on a deadly mission.Three summers after the Deepwater Horizon environmental catastrophe, oil is spewing into the ocean again, this time from a drilling explosion in Cuban waters just fifty miles from the Florida Keys. The slick is headed straight for the United States, but the Cubans refuse American offers to assist with the cleanup, and threaten to fire on "hostile" U.S. vessels entering their waters. Backstopping the Cubans is the powerful consortium that owned and operated the rig, and is tied to the Chinese, Russian, and Venezuelan governments, who stonewall all inquiries and relief efforts.Jack and his new wife, Andie Henning, an undercover agent for the FBI, are honeymooning in the Keys when Andie is called away on an assignment shrouded in secrecy. Jack, too, is soon back at work, representing an American woman whose Cuban...
Electronic reproduction. New York : HarperCollins e-books, 2014. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 594 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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