From the Publisher
An ancient secret brotherhood. A devastating new
weapon of destruction. An unthinkable
World-renowned Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon is summoned to
a Swiss research facility to analyze a cryptic symbol seared into
the chest of a murdered physicist. What he discovers is
unimaginable: a deadly vendetta against the Catholic Church by a
centuries-old underground organization -- the Illuminati. Desperate
to save the Vatican from a powerful time bomb, Langdon joins forces
in Rome with the beautiful and mysterious scientist Vittoria Vetra.
Together they embark on a frantic hunt through sealed crypts,
dangerous catacombs, deserted cathedrals, and the most secretive
vault on earth . . . the long-forgotten Illuminati lair.
BEFORE THE DA VINCI CODE WAS
THE WORLD LAY AT THE MERCY OF ANGELS &
About the Author
Dan Brown is the bestselling author of Digital
Fortress, Angels & Demons, Deception Point,and The
Da Vinci Code.He lives in New England with his wife. Visit the
author''s website at www.danbrown.com.
About the Book
Now available in this premium edition--the book that introduced Dr. Robert Langdon, the hero of Brown's phenomenal bestseller "The Da Vinci Code," just in time for the May premiere of Columbia Pictures' film adaptation, directed by Ron Howard and starring Tom Hanks.
Format: Trade Paperback
Published: March 28, 2006
Publisher: Pocket Books
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1416524797
ISBN - 13: 9781416524793