Seven Ancient Wonders
Matthew Reilly
Price  399.00
The bestselling author of Scarecrow and Area 7 takes us on a thrilling, non-stop treasure hunt across the world
It is the biggest treasure hunt in history with contesting nations involved in a headlong race to locate the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. 4500 years ago, a magnificent golden capstone sat at the peak of the Great Pyramid of Giza. It was a source of immense power, reputedly capable of bestowing upon its holder absolute global power. But then it was divided into seven pieces and hidden, each piece separately, within the seven greatest structures of the age. Now it's 2006 and the coming of a rare solar event means it's time to locate the seven pieces and rebuild the capstone. Everyone wants it – from the most powerful countries on Earth to gangs of terrorists . . . and one daring coalition of eight small nations. Led by the mysterious Captain Jack West Jr, this determined group enters a global battlefield filled with booby-trapped mines, crocodile-infested swamps, evil forces and an adventure beyond imagining. 'More action, hair-raising stunts and lethal hardware than you'd find in four Bond movies. Reilly is the hottest action writer around' Evening Telegraph
ISBN 9780330525589Category FictionSubcategory Adventure & Thriller
Publisher Pan Macmillan UKImprint PanPublished 03/12/2010
Format 198 x 126Binding PaperbackPage extent 480
 
 
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