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"[Rollins] is what you might end up with if you tossed Michael Crichton and Dan Brown into a particle accelerator together." -- New York Times Book Review Arriving home on Christmas Eve, Commander Gray Pierce discovers his house ransacked, his pregnant lover missing, and his best friend''s wife, Kat, unconscious on the kitchen floor. With no shred of evidence to follow, his one hope to find the woman he loves and his unborn child is Kat, the only witness to what happened. But the injured woman is in a semi-comatose state and cannot speak--until a brilliant neurologist offers a radical approach to "unlock" her mind long enough to ask a few questions. What Pierce learns from Kat sets Sigma Force on a frantic quest for answers that are connected to mysteries reaching back to the Spanish Inquisition and to one of the most reviled and blood-soaked books in human history--a Medieval text known as the Malleus Maleficarum , the Hammer of Witches . What they uncover hidden deep in the past will reveal a frightening truth in the present and a future on the brink of annihilation, and force them to confront the ultimate question: What does it mean to have a soul? "When it comes to the blending of action, adventure, history, and science, there is no other author who does it better than Rollins." -- Booklist



Rayons : Policier & Thriller > Policier

  • EAN

    9780062381798

  • Disponibilité

    Disponible

  • Nombre de pages

    628 Pages

  • Longueur

    19 cm

  • Largeur

    10.5 cm

  • Poids

    362 g

  • Distributeur

    Olf

  • Support principal

    Poche

James Rollins

James Rollins est un auteur de thrillers de renommée internationale. Il a écrit de nombreux romans, L'Ordre du Dragon, La Bible de Darwin, La Malédiction de Marco Polo, Le Dernier Oracle, Amazonia, Mission Iceberg, La Clé de l'Apocalypse, La Civilisation des Abysses, La Colonie du diable, Le Complot des immortels, Le Fléau d'Éden et Le Sang de l'Alliance, tous parus chez Fleuve Éditions. Après Le Sang de l'Alliance, La Dernière tentation est le 2e volet de la trilogie de l'Ordre des Sanguinistes à paraître chez Fleuve.

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