The Tomb of AlexanderAuthor: Sean HemingwayPublisher: CornerstoneCategory: Contemporary Fiction, Thriller Books, Thrillers, Adventure BooksBook Format: Paperback
It was the most renowned and respected shrine in the Roman Empire, sought after for generations, the object of veneration by Julius Caesar, Cleopatra, Caligula, Hadrian and the world over. It stood for centuries within a sacred precinct the size of a large town at the heart of the greatest Greek city in the world. Yet at the end of the 4th century AD it disappeared without trace, creating the greatest archaeological enigma of the ancient world. What became of the tomb of Alexander the Great? In his compelling debut thriller, Sean Hemingway seamlessly weaves together the ancient and the modern as our hero is drawn further and further into one of the greatest mysteries of our time, risking everything to get at the truth
About Sean HemingwaySean Hemingway is an archaeologist and a curator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. He has a Ph.D. in classical art and archaeology from Bryn Mawr College and was a Fulbright Scholar to Greece.The author of numerous writings about ancient Greek art, he has also edited several books by his grandfather, Ernest Hemingway. The Tomb of Alexander is his first novel.
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