By Adam Palmer
The sensational follow-up to THE MOSES LEGACY
A mystery that demanding situations every little thing you think that you recognize concerning the "New global Order".
A night-time intruder at an archaeological dig website in England reveals a parchment written in Hebrew script. hundreds of thousands of miles away, Semitic language professional Daniel Klein (fresh from his brush with a deadly American sect) gets a blurred photo on his cellphone. but if he is going to fulfill the sender and previous nemesis - a fraudster referred to as Martin I. Costa - he realizes that he has walked into an ambush.
Accused of homicide, Daniel reveals himself at the run, pursued not just by means of the police but in addition by means of a small yet ruthless sect of anti-Zionist,ultra-orthodox Jews (Shomrei Ha'ir) led via the fanatical Shalom Tikva. and they're made up our minds to silence him. With assistance from a smart and kooky Cambridge Professor of Archaeology and a stunning Irish-Israeli Mossad officer, Daniel follows a path of clues that takes him from the rebellion of Boudicca to trendy Rome to Massada - the positioning of an historical siege and conflict - in a quest for the hyperlink among of the Roman empire's so much problematic competitors: the traditional Britons and the Judeans. all of the whereas, they're slightly one step prior to Bar-Tikva, the bodily robust yet feeble-minded son of the chief of the ruthless Shomrei Ha'ir. And either father and son are hell-bent on murder.
But who're those ultra-orthodox Jews attempting to cease Daniel - even to he element of concentrating on his sister and her younger daughters? And why are they being helped by way of Chienmer Lefou, a glamorous, antisemitic former type version, who accuses the Jews of operating the hot international Order and but turns out to have jumped into mattress with a Jewish sect who're nonetheless dwelling some time past? may perhaps it's that what Daniel has stumbled upon is both threatening to the Belgravia-based woman Lefou and the small Jewish sect of their self-imposed ghetto? Or is it easily that their very assorted factors have created unusual bedfellows?
With the killers last in on Daniel from each side, he needs to hold his wits approximately him, as possibility lurks in each nook - and he does not recognize whom he can trust.
Adam Palmer is the best-selling writer of THE MOSES LEGACY Like it is predecessor, this exceptional follow-up is either a conspiracy mystery AND an old mystery. back that includes Semitic language specialist Daniel Klein, Irish-Israeli Sarit Shalev (AKA Siobhan Stewart) the Mossad, Dov Shamir, the recent global order and homicide, this mystery takes the reader into the realm of historical manuscripts, long-lost languages and mystery companies working within the shadows behind the curtain to extra their agendas, even if benevolent or nefarious. This time, it isn't Moses and the Egyptians (ancient and smooth) that Daniel has to house, yet Boudicca, the traditional British queen who raised hell opposed to the Romans and confirmed how tenacious management and spirit may well face up to tyranny.
A marvelous conspiracy mystery and a superb vacation learn!
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Daniel reached out for it and tugged lightly. He didn't wish to rip or harm it. however it didn’t budge. He gripped parts of the cloth with either arms for higher buy and pulled back, lightly at the start, then with gradually expanding strength until eventually extra of the material emerged. It grew to become transparent to him at some point soon that what he was once pulling on was once a bag and that a part of the explanation it was once jammed was once since it contained sturdy gadgets and the outlet within which it was once embedded was once no longer directly. many of the items had develop into caught. He used one hand to use strain to the skin of the bag, relocating the gadgets, whereas pulling with the opposite hand. ultimately the bag emerged and he positioned it at the floor. He opened it conscientiously, in this sort of manner that the outlet used to be upright, although the bag was once on its facet. That means he may well carry goods out and position them on best of the bag instead of at the floor. Then, slowly and gingerly, he reached it and gripped an merchandise. He used to be cautious and mild together with his contact, simply because he had heard clinking sounds whilst he reached in and he suspected that the bag may possibly include ceramic fabrics, just like these recognized ceramic shards that have been came across by way of Yigael Yadin’s archaeologists within the nineteen sixties – shards that bore the names of guys, together with Ben Yair. but if Ted shone the sunshine at the item he had simply got rid of it used to be obvious that it was once no longer made or clay yet of silver. It was once a bracelet. and never mere gown jewelry both. This used to be a real reliable silver bracelet. “Not undesirable for a neighborhood of ascetics,” stated Daniel, with unsleeping irony. “I’ll say, What else is there? ” Daniel reached in back and produced a broach. He held it as much as Ted’s torch and perusal. “Silver back? ” acknowledged Daniel, looking affirmation. “Silver,” Ted proven. Daniel installed on best of the bag. but if he produced one other merchandise from the bag, they obtained the surprise in their lives. simply because even if this merchandise too used to be a broach, it was once a special color from the opposite – a brilliant yellow color. “It’s gold! ” Daniel blurted out. Ted moved his torch shut and leaned ahead to make completely yes. there has been doubtless: it used to be gold. At that second, impatience obtained the higher of Daniel. This bag didn't include smooth parchment manuscripts or fragile pottery shards. This used to be a treasure bag containing jewelry shaped of necessary metals. even if a manuscript could were the larger locate in his eyes, this used to be definitely the more odd, and it had the extra advantage of bearing out the authenticity of the deciphered contents of the Temple Mount Parchment. not able to comprise himself any further, Daniel seized the ground of the jute bag, on the aspects, lifted it up and emptied the contents onto the ground the place he and Ted have been now crouched. What fell out – no poured out – of the bag have been dozens of broaches and pendants and bracelets and earrings of gold and silver. while Daniel had lifted out the bag and deposited it at the flooring, he had received a few experience of its weight and he predicted it to be among and 3 kilograms.