A curator of ancient documents, Dr. Jack Gould travels to Moscow at the urgent request of a friend to translate the verse on a recently unearthed parchment. Jack realizes with a sickening chill that what he is reading are the radical thoughts of Jesus, written in his own hand. Now he is caught in a terrifying crossfire--his only choice is to uncover the truth.
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Dr Sharanskii uncovers an ancient scroll hidden in the vaults of the Lenin Library. He sends a plea for help to an Irish friend, Dr Jack Gould. It is only when Gould arrives in Moscow to translate the parchment that he realizes it contains the thoughts and beliefs of Jesus written in his own hand.From the Back Cover:
The Church is in turmoil – desperate to keep the discovery of an ancient scroll a secret. So desperate – it is prepared to kill…
A shockingly realistic thought-provoking thriller that will keep you riveted from first page to last.
'A highly original premise, coupled with fascinating characters, propels 'The Judas Testament' towards a spellbinding finale.'
'This is the sort of book that mega-seller Jack Higgins might hope to write when he grows up.'
''The Judas Testament' is well in the front row of this year's thrillers.'
DOUGLAS HURD, 'Daily Telegraph'
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Book Description HarperCollins. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __0007379226
Book Description HARPER COLLINS, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: NEW. 9780007379224 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0983122