The Resource The bones of Avignon, Jefferson Bass

The bones of Avignon, Jefferson Bass

Label
The bones of Avignon
Title
The bones of Avignon
Statement of responsibility
Jefferson Bass
Title variation
Inquisitor's key
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Miranda Lovelady, Dr Bill Brockton's protege, is spending the summer helping excavate a newly discovered chamber beneath the spectacular Palace of the Popes in Avignon, France. There she discovers a stone chest inscribed with a stunning claim: inside lie the bones of none other than Jesus of Nazareth. Faced with the case of the millennium, Miranda summons Brockton for help proving or refuting the claim. Both scientists are sceptical - after all, fake relics abounded during the Middle Ages - but the evidence for authenticity soon grows. Brockton and Miranda link the bones to the haunting image on the Shroud of Turin, revered by millions as the burial cloth of Christ and a laboratory test finds that the bones are 2,000 years old. The finding triggers a deadly tug of war between the anthropologists, the Vatican and a deadly zealot who hopes to use the bones to bring about the Second Coming ...and trigger the end of time
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UKMGB
Dewey number
BAS
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Series statement
  • Body farm
  • A Body Farm thriller
  • Body farm novel
Series volume
7
The bones of Avignon, Jefferson Bass
Label
The bones of Avignon, Jefferson Bass
Publication
Note
Also published under the title The inquisitor's key
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14116331
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
353 pages
Isbn
9781849160629
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781849160629
  • (OCoLC)769473185

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