Sequence of author: The destroyer(№102)
Keywords: Chiun Destroyer Remo
Unite and Conquer
Detective science fiction
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Destroyer 102: Unite and Conquer By Warren Murphy and Richard Sapir PROLOGUE The Great Mexico City Earthquake was destined to be great because it shook more than Mexico City. When it started, it shook the earth, of course. The Valley of Mexico rattled like dice in a stone cup. The seismic vibrations reached out to all of Mexico. The ground quivered as far north as the Rio Grande. It touched the jungled Guatemalan frontier. The jungles of Cancun, Acapulco and the sandy curve of the Gulf of Tehuantepec were each stirred in turn. No corner of Mexico was untouched, new or old. The weathered pyramids of Chichen Itza made plaintive grinding noises in sympathy with the collapse of distant skyscrapers. Monte Alban trembled. Yucatan shivered. Teotihuacan, a ruin so old no living being knew by name the race that built it, sank a quarter-inch into the unsettled soil. To the south in the Lacandon forest of Chiapas, the shaggy trees swayed as if the very earth was...