Author of the Dirk Pitt
novels. Pitt is a super agent working for a mysterious government agency (NUMA) that overseas maritime activities around the world. Described as devastatingly handsome with piercing green eyes
, Pitt always gets the girl (who is then usually killed causing Pitt to take a personal interest in whatever bad guy did it). If you like Bond
, you'll like Clive Cussler's novels.