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Legacy by James Steel
  

Legacy

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1501, the “Nubian Deathstone” is discovered by a medieval knight, 1941 Himmler orders an SS officer to find it. Today a hardened mercenary comes face-to-face with it. A classic spy thriller, tense and gripping.

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Synopsis

Legacy by James Steel

Evil comes from the past! A secret with the power to change the world!. 1501 - A medieval Knight encounters an object of awesome power - The Nubian Deathstone. Filled with terrifying visions of what the future might bring, he embarks on a quest to discover its secret. 1941 - Himmler orders an elite SS Officer on an expedition to resolve the centuries-old enigma, but his discovery will have dire consequences. Now Alex Devereux, former cavalry Major and hardened mercenary takes on a lucrative mission that leads him into deepest Africa. Working for a diamond cartel and operating outside of international law, Alex comes face-to-face with the Dark Heart Prophecy. Past and present collide - but can Alex redeem himself and prevent the prophecy from coming true?

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Praise for Legacy:

'Action-packed, intelligent adventure.
Charles Cumming, author of 'Typhoon'

'A new contender to the crown of spy thriller supremo.'
Manchester Evening News

About the Author

James Steel

James Steel is a writer, journalist and historian based in the UK. His two previous books, Legacy and December are both published by Avon.

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Book Info

Publication date

30th September 2010

Author

James Steel

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www.jamessteel.info/

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Publisher

AVON, a division of HarperCollins Publishers Ltd an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Format

Paperback

Categories

Action Adventure / Spy
Thriller / Suspense
Historical Fiction
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ISBN

9781847561602

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