1291 AD, Acre. As the city burns under the onslaught of the Sultan's men, the Falcon Temple sets sail, carrying a small band of knights and a mysterious chest entrusted to them by the Order's Grand Master. But the ship vanishes without a trace...
Present day New York. At the Metropolitan Museum, four horsemen dressed as Knights Templar storm the gala opening of an exhibition of Vatican treasures and, in a brutal and bloody attack, steal an arcane medieval decoder.
For FBI agent Sean Reilly and archaeologist Tess Chaykin this is just the start of a deadly game of cat and mouse as they race across three continents in search of the ruthless killers - and a centuries-old mystery...
Publication date: 06/03/2006
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Format: Paperback (a Format)
|Publication date:||6th March 2006|
|Publisher:||Orion Publishing Co|
|Format:||Paperback (a Format)|
|Genres:||Action Adventure / Spy, Debuts of the Month, eBook Favourites, Historical Fiction, Thriller / Suspense,|
Raymond Khoury is the internationally-bestselling author of three previous Reilly novels: The Last Templar, The Templar Salvation and Second Time Around (The Devil's Elixir), as well as two stand-alone thrillers, The Sign and The Sanctuary. Also an acclaimed screenwriter, his credits include the BBC Television series Spooks and Waking the Dead. Author photo © Aliona AdrianovaMore About Raymond Khoury