- ISBN: 9781905559428 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 1905559429 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (590 p.)
- Publisher: New York : Halban, 2012.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Cover; Title Page; Table of Contents; Epigraph; Prologue; Pater; one; two; three; Filius; four; five; Spiritus; six; seven; Epilogue; Author's Note; Acknowledgments; ALSO BY JONATHAN RABB; Copyright.
|Summary, etc.:|| After the mysterious death of one Vatican priest and the disappearance of another, Father Ian Pearse, an American working on ancient Christian texts in the Vatican, comes into possession of a mysterious scroll. He discovers ingeniously coded letters and the text of an ancient Manichean prayer that has never before been found in written form. These reveal a Manichean conspiracy - a sect long-thought dead - reaching deep into the present Vatican hierarchy. Racing from the Vatican via an ancient Greek monastery to war-torn Bosnia, Father Pearse has to decipher the cryptograms and codes before t.
|Source of Description Note:|| Description based on print version record.
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