"Highly readable" (Times
"Hancock's book will probably be as popular as the Raider's film. Added to the Holy Grail excitement of his quest, he has invented a new genre: an intellectual whodunnit by a do-it-yourself sleuth" (Guardian
"It should cause widespread discussion and it deserves to" (Daily Telegraph
A gripping religious historical conspiracy thriller from the bestselling author of investigative history book Fingerprints of the Gods.
This controversial book establishes Hancock as a leading voice in the popular genre of religious theory. Perfect for fans of Raiders of the Lost Ark
About the Author
Graham Hancock is the author of the major international bestsellers The Sign and the Seal
, Fingerprints of the Gods
and Heaven's Mirror
. His books have sold more than five million copies worldwide and have been translated into 27 languages. He is an extremely successful investigative journalist, having been Editor of Condé Nast's Traveller
magazine and East Africa Correspondent for the Economist
. His public lectures and TV appearances, including the three-hour series Quest for the Lost Civilization
, have put his religious and historical theories before audiences of tens of millions. He has become recognized as an unconventional thinker who raises legitimate questions about humanity's history, religion and prehistory and offers an increasingly popular challenge to the entrenched views of orthodox scholars.