The Lost Ark of the Incas
The most valuable and sacred gold object in Peru's history - the Lost Ark of the Incas - has been missing for 500 years.
Fresh clues to its location have surfaced, but can the information be trusted? Will the Ark finally be found, it's legendary power explained? Or will the Lost Ark of the Incas fall victim to relic thieves on the international black market?
Follow Martin Culver, writer-turned-adventurer, and his team of archaeologists, researchers and plane pilots as they race through the cities and jungles of the Peruvian Amazon, avoiding armed kidnappers, dangerous creatures and raging rivers to find the Lost Ark of the Incas, and prevent it from being lost forever.
About Malcom Massey (Melbourne, Florida Author)
Malcom Massey writes "The Martin Culver Series", international action thrillers bringing to life the author's experiences living in Central and South America, as well as his interests in history, archaeology and travel. The main character, Martin Culver, is an author-turned-adventurer who becomes unavoidably drawn into one dangerous exploit after another.
Culver's passion to repatriate stolen historical artifacts leads him to establish the International Antiquities Foundation (IAF), but the archaeological black market has deep roots, with shadowy players on both sides of the fence who do not abide any interference and play for keeps. As Culver digs deeper, learning who to trust is lesson one. What follows will test every fiber of his character.
Malcom grew up devouring stories of ancient cultures and lost treasures. Raised in Virginia, Malcom has lived in Costa Rica and Bolivia, and has traveled throughout South America and the Caribbean, including Peru, Ecuador, Mexico, the Bahamas, the Dominican Republic and the Virgin Islands. After living and writing for 16 months in the Yucatan, Malcom returned to the United States, where he still lives and writes near the coast.