This should be of extreme interest to all who enjoy noir'ish pulp adventure:
(brought to you by Ardai of Hard Case Crime fame).
> -----Original Message-----
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On
> Behalf Of Nathan Cain
> Sent: Sunday, August 10, 2008 3:55 PM
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: RARA-AVIS: Hardboiled treasure hunters?
> David Dodge's Plunder of the Sun is about the search for lost gold in
> South America. It's one of Hard Case's early reprints.
> On Sun, Aug 10, 2008 at 4:58 PM, Ed Lynskey <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Good topic. IIRC, Gil Brewer's THREE-WAY SPLIT (from Stark House)
> > underwater treasure. I enjoyed reading it.
> > Ed
> > --- On Sun, 8/10/08, jacquesdebierue <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >> From: jacquesdebierue <email@example.com>
> >> Subject: RARA-AVIS: Hardboiled treasure hunters?
> >> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> >> Date: Sunday, August 10, 2008, 5:46 PM
> >> After watching an interesting documentary about the Odyssey
> >> company
> >> and its incredible finds, especially one that is in court,
> >> I wonder
> >> about the topic of treasure hunting in hardboiled
> >> literature. This
> >> case would make for good thrillers. The advances in
> >> technology have
> >> changed the game considerably.
> >> P.S. The current conflict is that the enormous load of
> >> silver (600
> >> thousand coins) came from a disputed location. Odyssey says
> >> it came
> >> from somewhere in the Atlantic. The Spanish government says
> >> it had to
> >> come from the Mediterranean, in Spanish waters.
> >> Best
> >> mrt
> >> ------------------------------------
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