Cassell, 1972, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
In the Beginning, there was . . . "The Word." The classic thriller of an ancient manuscript, a secret society committed to hiding an explosive truth, and the man who must uncover that truth--if he can stay alive long enough In the ruins of the ancient Roman seaport of Ostia Antica, an Italian archaeologist has discovered a first century papyrus, its faded text revealing a new gospel written by James, younger brother of Jesus. This discovery will show the world a new Jesus Christ, fill in the missing years of his ministry, contradict the existing accounts of his life--and potentially destroy the foundation of 2,000 years of Western civilization. First published in 1972, "The Word" remains a classic of brilliant storytelling, authentic detail and breathtaking narrative power. 575 pages. Very light tanning to page edges . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0304938556. ISBN/EAN: 9780304938551. Inventory No: 228587.