When ancient Chinese art work disappears in Chicago, Flint Rock gets a call from a University of Chicago professor for help. Flint joins forces with Isabella Norton to track down the paintings and find the killer of a cultural anthropologist who owned them. The hunt takes them to Paris and to Uruguay. Along the way, they encounter an underworld Chinese triad known as 14K. There is also a Mexican drug kingpin who takes on the Chinese mafia. Flint chases a motorcycle thief around Montevideo. After a gun battle in South America, a surprise ending gives the story unexpected resolution.The landing was by the book, as the tires touched in the middle of the white numbers painted at the very end of the runway. Flint set his mind to do that because Cuencaa#39;s 6, 200 foot runway was shorter than the Falcona#39;s manual called for at an altitude of 8, 300 ... David and Juan were tired and ready for some food and rest.
|Publisher||:||Glenn Smith - 2010-09-16|