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The Crusade of Darkness

ISBN 
9780099549048
Format 
Paperback
Recommended Price 
R190.00
Published 
August 2011
About the book: 
For fans of Dan Brown's Inferno, a sensational Italian thriller starring Dante Alighieri as lead detective. A troubled quest, an ambitious politician, a brutal killer. Italy, October 1301. Dante Alighieri, Prior to the city of Florence, is sent to Rome to meet with the Pope. Sinister omens greet his arrival; the river Tiber is threatening to burst its banks and the corpses of several young woman have been found eviscerated and ritually murdered. Dante has no power to order an investigation but when the authorities show little interest in the deaths he promises the mother of one victim that he will bring the murderer to justice. But when Dante visits the Vatican, and makes the acquaintance of an ambitious senator named Spada, he discovers that the city hides yet more dark secrets...
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