The Gemini Contenders

The Gemini Contenders

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by Robert Ludlum
     
 

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December 9, 1939, Salonika, Greece. Five trucks enter the guarded encampment of the Order of Xenope, a harsh monastic brotherhood.

All instructions and schedules have been meticulously planned. The objective: Deliver a small iron vault into the hands of one Savarone Fontini-Christi, a wealthy and influential padrone of northern Italy. The vault has been buried for

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December 9, 1939, Salonika, Greece. Five trucks enter the guarded encampment of the Order of Xenope, a harsh monastic brotherhood.

All instructions and schedules have been meticulously planned. The objective: Deliver a small iron vault into the hands of one Savarone Fontini-Christi, a wealthy and influential padrone of northern Italy. The vault has been buried for over 15 centuries. What are its contents and why is there such a desperate urgency?

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Praise for Robert Ludlum and The Gemini Contenders
 
“[Robert Ludlum’s] most ambitious novel . . . Its twist and turns carry the reader on a fast bobsled run. . . . A marvelously unflagging imagination.”The New York Times
 
“A winner . . . one of those books you intend to put down after just one more chapter . . . suddenly it’s two in the morning and you’ve read the whole thing.”—United Press International
 
“A skyrocket of a book . . . The action never stops for a second.”The Plain Dealer
 
“Packed full of excitement.”The Denver Post

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781410436849
Publisher:
Gale Group
Publication date:
05/18/2011
Edition description:
Large Print
Pages:
450
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.50(d)

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