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Written in English

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  • Women anthropologists,
  • Manuscripts,
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A riveting novel of two women, two millennia apart, set in the exotic cultures of ancient and present-day Egypt. Justine Jenner has come to Cairo to forge her own path from the legacies of her parents, an Egyptian beauty and an American archaeologist. After an earthquake nearly buries her alive in an underground crypt, she discovers an ancient codex, written by a woman whose secrets threaten the foundations of both Christian and Muslim beliefs. As political instability rocks the region, Justine is thrust into a world where even those she trusts may betray her in order to control the codex"s revelations.

Edition Notes

StatementLinda Lambert
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3612.A54646 C35 2013
The Physical Object
Pagination316 pages
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27154241M
ISBN 101933512342
ISBN 109781933512341
OCLC/WorldCa828246568

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  THE CAIRO CODEX. by Linda Lambert. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON During a close encounter with an earthquake, she literally stumbles upon a little book, a codex, in an ancient crypt where she’s nearly buried alive. It turns out to be a rather remarkable diary Achetez et téléchargez ebook The Cairo Codex (The Justine Trilogy Book 1) (English Edition): Boutique Kindle - Suspense: s:// Silver Medal for Fiction Nautilus Book Awards Bronze Medal for Historical Fiction Independent Publisher Book Awards The Cairo Codex is a riveting novel that portrays the unique bonds between two powerful women separated by millennia. Their relationship foreshadows a seismic shift in the Egyptian :// The Cairo Codex. Written by Linda Lambert Review by Barry Webb. This novel is two stories in one, with the main narrative set during the last days of Mubarak’s Egypt. Justine Jenner, a visiting American educator, inadvertently discovers an ancient codex which just happens to be the personal diary of Mary, the mother of ://