The Ice Limit Author:Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child The largest known meteorite has been discovered, entombed in the earth for millions of years on a frigid, desolate island off the southern tip of Chile. At four thousand tons, this treasure seems impossible to move. New York billionaire Palmer Lloyd is determined to have this incredible find for his new museum. Stocking a cargo ship with the... more » finest scientists and engineers, he builds a flawless expedition. But from the first approach to the meteorite, people begin to die. A frightening truth is about to unfold: The men and women of the Rolvaag are not taking this ancient, enigmatic object anywhere. It is taking them.« less
This has to be one of the best books I've read. If you really like knowing what's going on in this crazy world I think this book becomes very real to all of us. If you like books about the oceans and countries we cannot enter easy this book is for you.