Map of Bones

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Published by Recorded Books .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Action & Adventure,
  • Espionage/Intrigue,
  • Unabridged Audio - Fiction/Suspense & Thriller

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Book details

ContributionsL. J. Ganser (Narrator)
The Physical Object
FormatAudio cassette
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9357552M
ISBN 101419362968
ISBN 109781419362965

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While some reviews I read compared, ‘Map Of Bones,’ by James Rollins, with ‘The DaVinci Code,’ the only similarity I found was that both books dealt with the history and mystery’s surrounding the Catholic Church and its origins.

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