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Author Knox, Tom, 1963-

Title The marks of Cain / Tom Knox.

Edition First American edition.
Publication Info. New York : Viking, 2010.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Fiction  F KNOX    AVAILABLE
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Description vii, 438 pages ; 25 cm
Summary When young lawyer David Martinez receives an ancient map from his dying grandfather, the mysteries of his past begin to open up before him. The map leads David into the heart of the dangerous Basque mountains, where a genetic curse lies buried and a frightening secret about the Western world's past is hidden. Meanwhile, London journalist Simon Quinn may have found his big break. A wealthy, elderly woman has been murdered in the most horrific fashion, and another homicide soon follows. Both victims came from villages in the Basque region, both were interred at a top-secret Nazi camp, both have been silenced for what they know about the experiments conducted on the Basques, the Jews, and a dwindling mystical tribe of pre-Caucasian locals called Cagots.
Subject Antiquities -- Fiction.
Life change events -- Fiction.
Human experimentation in medicine -- Germany -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities -- Fiction.
Genre Suspense fiction.
ISBN 9780670021918
0670021911
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