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Cleopatra - The Mummy - A John Storm adventure with the Elizabeth Swann

 

 

Before now Cleopatra's tomb has lain undisturbed, since her palace near Alexandria sunk into the Mediterranean Sea. Thonis-Heracleion was Egypt’s greatest port for much of the first millennium B.C.E. before Alexander the Great established the metropolis Alexandria in 331 B.C.E. It is unclear how and exactly why the city sank into the sea (some time in the first millennium C.E.), but the discoveries at Egypt’s primary customs port have been significant.

 

Thonis-Heracleion, rested at the bottom of the sea lost for 1300 years. The Egyptian city was the main port of entry to the Mediterranean Sea between the 8th century BCE and the 4th century BCE. Sometime in the 8th century CE, the city sank into the sea and eventually became a distant memory.

 

 

 

 

John Storm is the protagonist and main character in this 'Cleopatra - The Mummy' adventure.

 

John is around 40 something during this present series. He keeps himself fit by swimming and diving. And sometimes, though not so often; rock climbing. He has a love of water and the sea.

 

When younger, he was very keen on sports diving and climbing mountains. His current interests center around conservation of species and renewable energy, such as solar and hydrogen powered transport.

 

He is also an amateur anthropologist and a practical engineer, but he'd never let on - except when marveling at the technology built into the Elizabeth Swann.

 

He is almost obsessed with his DNA collection, all stored in The Ark, onboard the Swann. He has been collecting samples since 13 years of age.

 

John (sometimes Johnny to his very close friends) likes a challenge and gets the job done.

 

His uncle was Professor Douglas Storm. John's uncle supported him in his ambitions and taught him a great deal, helping to prepare his nephew for the unexpected. Just the training he needed for meeting up with Cleopatra, a Greek/Egyptian character that has fascinated him all through his childhood. To the point where she has invaded his dreams.

 

When John finally meets the reborn queen of Egypt, he is powerfully attracted to her. He cannot escape the feeling that he has been here before.

 

John is a friend to UNESCO (Hague Convention on Protecting Cutural Property) and Blue Shield International, being concerned as to the increasing number of thefts, with profits from sales going to fund terrorism and lavish lifestyles.

 

His previous innerspace adventure was saving the giant humpback whale 'Kulo Luna.' They are now friends for life.

 

During this adventure, John finds and adopts some of the technology developed by the Baron Richthofen's Neo-Nazi funded group. Giving him what appears to others to be super powers. But in reality, just enhancing tech, which he hopes will help him to take on even greater challenges, in the process, reducing the dangers to his person.

 

For the graphic novels, John Storm is modeled on Terry Valeriano, a fitness expert and personal trainer living in Sussex, England.

 

 

 

    

JOHN DIVES IN TO RESCUE KULO LUNA FROM GHOST FISHING NETS

 

 

JOHN STORM is captain of the Elizabeth Swann, a solar and hydrogen powered craft, that he likes race occasionally. The Elizabeth Swann is not only swift, but superbly equipped for scientific and ocean conservation tasks, such as archaeological surveys. The vessel also houses John's prized DNA archive, called The Ark, a useful reference tool.

 

 

 

 

A GREAT WHITE SHARK THREATENS TO BITE JOHN STORM

 

 

DANGERMAN - No stranger to subsea rescues, John rescued Kulo Luna from certain death after the humpback whale became helplessly trapped in discarded fishing gear, her wound tainting the water with blood - as a calling card to all sharks in her location. When he is called to investigate suspected looting of an archaeological site in the Mediterranean, he is more than keen to help.

 

 

 

 

CHARACTER

DESCRIPTION

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John Storm

Explorer/conservationist/anthropologist

Dan Hawk

Electronics wizard & 2nd mate E. Swann

Charley Temple

Adventurous researcher & cameraman

George Franks

Estate trustee

Suki Hall

Marine biologist

Steve Green

Freelance reporter

Abdullah Amir

Middle eastern marine captain

Jill Bird

BBC news anchor

Sam Hollis

Reporter, Trinidad Bugle

Marjorie Boyle

Backpacker/blogger, Trinidad

Jack Mason

CIA contact, sometime double agent

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Cleopatra, last Pharaoh queen of Egypt reborn

The reincarnated Mummy

Franco Francisco

Italian scientist, cloning expert 

Klaus von Kolreuter

Swiss scientist, human genome expert

William Bates (Billy the Kid)

Californian computer genius

US President Lincoln George Truman

Supreme commander US military

General Sir Rodney Dunbar

Head of MI6 human enhancement

Harold (Dirty Harry) Holland

Chief Constable, Scotland Yard

Nicholas (The Devil) Johnson MP

UK Minister for Defence

Sergeant Shaun Flanagan

Police officer, Scotland Yard

Baron Heinrich Richthofen

Obsessed 4th Reich, Neo Nazi occultist

Musa Bomani

Hired Egyptian tomb raider

Safiya Sabuka

Isis worshiper, descendant of Cleopatra

Rudolf Kessler

Nazi Egyptologist/archaeologist

Alexis Luther - Panama

The Panamanian running man, a replicant

Ahmed Saleh - Port of El Dekheila

Fisherman who finds location Cleopatra's tomb

 

 

 

 

  THE ADVENTURES OF JOHN STORM: ARCHAEOLOGIST, ANTHROPOLOGIST, CONSERVATIONIST

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