Prey on Patmos

Product Number: EB00009557
Released: Jul 02, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781615952458
Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press
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Saint John wrote the apocalyptic Book of Revelation over 1900 years ago in a cave on Greece's eastern aegean island of Patmos. When a revered monk from that holy island's thousand year-old monastery is murdered in Patmos' town square during Easter Week, Chief Inspector Andreas Kaldis of Greece's Twenty-First Century Special Crimes Division is called upon to find the killer before all hell breaks a manner of speaking. Andreas' impolitic search for answers brings him face-to-face with a scandal haunting the world's oldest surviving monastic community. On the pristine aegean peninsula of Mount Athos, isolated from the rest of humanity, twenty monasteries sit protecting the secrets of Byzantium amid a way of life virtually unchanged for more than 1500 years. But today this sacred refuge harbors modern international intrigues that threaten to destroy the very heart of the a matter of days.

Author(s): Jeffery Siger
Original Publish Date: Jun 30, 2012

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