By James Rollins
A sinister hearth in a Copenhagen bookshop ignites a constant hunt throughout 4 continents. Arson and homicide demonstrate an insidious plot to thieve a Bible that when belonged to Charles Darwin. And Commander grey Pierce dives headlong right into a secret that dates again to Nazi Germany...and to bad experiments played in a now-abandoned laboratory in Poland.
A continent away, insanity ravages a distant monastery in Nepal, as Buddhist priests flip to cannibalism and torture. Lisa Cummings, an American general practitioner investigating the atrocity, is all at once a objective of a brutal murderer. And Lisa's basically best friend is Painter Crowe, director of SIGMA strength, who already exhibits symptoms of the baffling malady.
Now it truly is as much as grey Pierce to save lots of them either as SIGMA strength races to reveal a century-old plot that threatens to spoil the present global order . . . and change the future of humankind perpetually.
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In such an unforgiving setting? Why did mankind regularly locate such inhospitable areas to assert whilst a lot more uncomplicated lives have been on hand to them? even so, her mom frequently posed a similar riddle to Lisa. Why such extremes? 5 years at sea on a learn vessel, then one other 12 months education and conditioning for the pains of mountaineering, and now right here in Nepal, getting ready to attack Everest. Why such hazards whilst a better existence was once available? Lisa’s resolution had continuously been an easy one: for the problem of it. Hadn’t George Mallory, hiking legend, replied equally whilst requested why he climbed Everest? since it was once there. in fact, the real tale at the back of that well-known line used to be that Mallory had issued it in exasperation to a badgering journalist. Had Lisa’s reaction to her mother’s inquiries been any much less a knee-jerk response? What used to be she doing up the following? lifestyle provided sufficient demanding situations: getting cash, saving for retirement, discovering anyone to like, surviving loss, elevating youngsters. Lisa balked at those ideas, spotting a twinge of tension and figuring out what it may well indicate. may possibly I be dwelling a existence at the part to prevent residing a true one? Is that maybe why such a lot of males have undergone my existence with out preventing? And right here she used to be. Thirty-three, by myself, no clients, simply her examine for corporation, and a one-person drowsing bag for a mattress. might be she may still simply shave her head and movement into this type of mountaintop monasteries. The helicopter jittered, angling up. Her realization targeted again to the instant. Oh, crap… Lisa held her breath because the helicopter skimmed a pointy ridge. Its skids slightly cleared the windswept lip of ice and dove into the neighboring gorge. She compelled her arms to unencumber from the seat’s armrest. without warning a three-bedroom cottage with two-point-five youngsters didn’t sound so undesirable. Beside her, Ang Gelu leaned ahead and pointed among pilot and soldier, motioning lower than. The roar of the rotors swallowed his phrases. Lisa leaned her cheek opposed to the door’s window to look open air. The curve of chilly Plexiglas kissed her cheek. lower than, she noticed the 1st little bit of colour. A tumble of red-tile roofs. A small number of 8 stone hotels perched on a plateau, framed by way of twenty-thousand-foot peaks on 3 aspects and a vertical cliff at the fourth. Temp Och Monastery. The helicopter dropped precipitously towards the constructions. Lisa famous a terraced potato box to at least one aspect. a few corrals and barns sprawled at the different. No circulation. nobody got here out to greet the noisy beginners. extra ominously, Lisa famous a suite of goats and blue bharal sheep amassed within the penned corrals. They weren’t relocating both. instead of pushed right into a panic by means of the descending helicopter, they have been all sprawled at the flooring, legs twisted, necks bent, unnatural. Ang Gelu famous a similar and sank into the seat. His eyes came upon hers. What had occurred? a few argument was once below means among pilot and soldier within the entrance seat. evidently the pilot didn’t are looking to land. The soldier gained the argument by means of putting a palm at the butt of his rifle.