By Alex Archer, Mel Odom
Uncovering an historical aristocracy and its hidden secret
Archaeologist and television convey host Annja Creed trades in her dig instruments and soiled excavations for the sunny climes of Hollywood. Serving as a prop advisor for a favored television delusion sequence, Annja's having fun with the lighting, digicam and masses much less motion. until eventually a scrying crystal is stolen off the set…and it seems to be anything greater than a prop.
The crystal, in truth, is a useful artifact from the interval of the Crusades. yet within the strategy of convalescing it, Annja discovers whatever way more invaluable: an old rfile which may bring about the misplaced treasure of the Merovingian kings. Rulers of France's oldest dynasty throughout the 3rd century AD—predating even Charlemagne—the Merovingians have been stated to be mystic warriors, armed with the facility of God.
But Annja isn't the single person who is familiar with in regards to the record. And now she needs to face down a malevolent team that's a ways too accustomed to Garin, one in all her closest allies. great thing she stocks way more with those mystic warrriors than even she might be able to think.
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Nah. Doesn’t glance something like my crystal. ” Annja shot him a glance. “It’s around. It’s glass. It has 4 flat spots on it. That,” she stated, pointing the chopsticks on the glass ball, then on the drawing, “is this. ” “I don’t see it. ” fortunately, Krauzer’s telephone rang and he grew to become away to respond to it. Orta shook his head. “That man’s an fool. ” “I heard that,” Krauzer acknowledged. “Good. I don’t need to repeat myself. ” Orta heaved a sigh. “So we’re in contract? ” Annja requested. “Definitely. I can’t think you came across this.
Why does he wish the crystal and the pages? ” “I don’t recognize. We’re no longer instructed every thing. ” Cunning gleamed in Claude’s eyes and reminded Annja that she had to be going. He used to be evidently relying on protecting her occupied till the backup staff arrived. She leaned all the way down to rifle via Claude’s garments and needed to elbow him within the face to get him to quiet down. Sulking, with an obscene oath, he submit together with her seek. He carried his pockets in his pants pocket and she or he took it. She additionally grabbed his cellular phone and Edgar’s.
We'd like advice. Our car has been disabled. ” He slipped a wrestle knife from his vest, flicked the blade open and sawed in the course of the seat belt. “Does a person replica? ” “Copy, Black Legion One. Ten is in your six. ” Through the cracked windshield, Sabre watched as one other SUV pulled in entrance of the only he used to be in, supplying partial disguise. the lads in that car deployed in two-man teams and laid down suppressive fireplace. Sabre gave up on attempting to open his door. He drew his pistol and slammed the butt into the window, shattering the protection glass so he may perhaps pull it out.
Racz. ” “Where are you? ” “I’m in Santa Monica. i used to be hoping to fulfill with you. ” “Do you're feeling like assembly me at my apartment? Or may you wish another venue? ” Annja glanced up on the highway cameras on the intersection the cab used to be crossing. She didn’t understand if Bishop and Connolly had, or might, positioned a BOLO out on her, yet she didn’t are looking to meet in a public position. “I can meet you at your house. ” “Splendid. ” Racz gave her the handle. “I will see you for those who arrive, Ms. Creed. ” Annja thanked him, informed him she will be there quickly and hung up, then comfortable into the seat.
Ok. ” She smiled, Cranmer smiled, and he took the selfie. two times. “Thanks. ” Cranmer placed the telephone again in his pocket. “How does Juan Cabrillo slot in with the elf witch’s scrying crystal? ” “Cabrillo’s logbook of the voyage alongside the West Coast was once by no means found,” Annja acknowledged. “There’s just a concise summation made by means of Andrés de Urdaneta, a Spanish navigator who additionally labored on discovering the way to sail all over the world after Magellan’s group controlled. ” “Another ship’s captain who didn’t end a voyage.