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The Eighth veil : a Jerusalem mystery / Frederick Ramsay.

Ramsay, Frederick (Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library MYS RAM (JERUSALEM) 1 (Text) 39206020634604 Mystery Available -
Ohio Twp PL - Downtown Newburgh MYS RAM (JERUSALEM) 1 (Text) 39206020634612 Mystery Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780967759050
  • ISBN: 0967759056
  • Physical Description: xiv, 268 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Scottsdale, AZ : Poisoned Pen Press, 2011.

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Summary, etc.: Set in first-century Jerusalem during the Feast of Tabernacles, a murdered servant girl is found in the palace of King Herod Antipas. The prefect, Pontius Pilate, is in attendance. The populace has already been buzzing over the brutal death of one of their prophets, John, known familiarly as the Baptizer, and scandal is in the air. Pilate wants no trouble and insists that there be an independent investigation into the murder. But Antipas will have none of Pilate's men in the palace, so Pilate turns to Gamaliel, the chief rabbi and head of the Sanhedrin, and coerces him to do the detective work. Gamaliel, in Sherlockian fashion, begins to fit the pieces together. In spite of Pilate's impatience with the pace and direction of the investigation, he is rewarded when it turns out that the girl is not the mere servant that everyone had assumed.
Subject: Pilate, Pontius, 1st cent. > Fiction.
Murder > Jerusalem > Fiction.

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