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  • ISBN: 9780385513753
  • ISBN: 0385513755
  • Physical Description: 467 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 26 cm
  • Edition: Special illustrated edition, First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 2004.

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While in Paris on business, Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon receives an urgent late-night phone call. The elderly curator of the Louvre has been murdered inside the museum, a baffling cipher found near the body. Asa Langdon and a gifted French cryptologist, Sophie Neveu, sort through the bizarre riddles, they are stunned to discover a trail of clues hidden in the works of Da Vinci - clues visible for all to see and yet ingeniously disguised by the painter. The stakes are raised when Langdon uncovers a startling link: the late curator was involved in the Priory of Sion - an actual secret society whose members included Sir Isaac Newton, Botticelli, Victor Hugo, and Da Vinci, among others. Langdon suspects they are on the hunt for a breathtaking historical secret, one that has proven through the centuries to be as enlightening as it is dangerous. In a frantic race through Paris, and beyond, Langdon and Neveu find themselves matching wits with a faceless powerbroker who appears to anticipate their every move. Unless they can decipher the labyrinthine puzzle, the Priory's secret - and an explosive truth - will be lost forever. Inside front cover.
Target Audience Note:
850L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 6.4 23 72765.
Subject: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519 > Appreciation > Fiction.
Art museum curators > Crimes against > Fiction.
Secret societies > Fiction.
Cryptographers > Fiction.
Grail > Fiction.
Paris (France) > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.

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