Wednesday, 11 January 2017

The Paris Vendetta (Cotton Malone, #5) By Steve Berry

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Title:The Paris Vendetta (Cotton Malone, #5)
Author:Steve Berry
Format:Audio CD
Page:14 pages
ISBN:0739329189

When Napoleon Bonaparte died in exile in 1821, he took to the grave a powerful secret As general and emperor, he had stolen immeasurable riches from palaces, national treasuries, and even the Knights of Malta and the Vatican In his final days, his British captors hoped to learn where the loot lay hidden But he told them nothing, and in his will he made no mention of the When Napoleon Bonaparte died in exile in 1821, he took to the grave a powerful secret As general and emperor, he had stolen immeasurable riches from palaces, national treasuries, and even the Knights of Malta and the Vatican In his final days, his British captors hoped to learn where the loot lay hidden But he told them nothing, and in his will he made no mention of the treasure Or did he Former Justice Department operative Cotton Malone isn t looking for trouble when it comes knocking at his Copenhagen bookshop Actually, it breaks and enters in the form of an American Secret Service agent with a pair of assassins on his heels Malone has his doubts about the anxious young man, but narrowly surviving a ferocious firefight convinces him to follow his unexpected new ally.Their first stop is the secluded estate of Malone s good friend, Henrik Thorvaldsen The wily Danish tycoon has uncovered the insidious plans of the Paris Club, a cabal of multimillionaires bent on manipulating the global economy Only by matching wits with a terrorist for hire, foiling a catastrophic attack, and plunging into a desperate hunt for Napoleon s legendary lost treasure can Malone hope to avert international financial anarchy.But Thorvaldsen s real objective is much personal to avenge the murder of his son by the larcenous aristocrat at the heart of the conspiracy Thorvaldsen s vendetta places Malone in an impossible quandary one that forces him to choose between friend and country, past and present Starting in Denmark, moving to England, and ending up in the storied streets and cathedrals of Paris, Malone plays a breathless game of duplicity and death, all to claim a prize of untold value But at what cost From the Hardcover edition.


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Librarian Note There is than one author in the Goodreads database with this name. Steve Berry is the New York Times and 1 internationally bestselling author of The 14th Colony, The Patriot Threat, The Lincoln Myth, The King s Deception, The Columbus Affair, The Jefferson Key, The Emperor s Tomb, The Paris Vendetta, The Charlemagne Pursuit, The Venetian Betrayal, The Alexandria Link, T Librarian Note There is than one author in the Goodreads database with this name. Steve Berry is the New York Times and 1 internationally bestselling author of The 14th Colony, The Patriot Threat, The Lincoln Myth, The King s Deception, The Columbus Affair, The Jefferson Key, The Emperor s Tomb, The Paris Vendetta, The Charlemagne Pursuit, The Venetian Betrayal, The Alexandria Link, The Templar Legacy, The Third Secret, The Romanov Prophecy, and The Amber Room His books have been translated into 40 languages with 20,000,000 copies in 51 countries They consistently appear in the top echelon of The New York Times, USA Today, and Indie bestseller lists.History lies at the heart of every Steve Berry novel It s his passion, one he shares with his wife, Elizabeth, which led them to create History Matters, a foundation dedicated to historic preservation Since 2009 Steve and Elizabeth have crossed the country to save endangered historic treasures, raising money via lectures, receptions, galas, luncheons, dinners and their popular writers workshops To date, over 2,500 students have attended those workshops In 2012 and 2013 Steve s devotion to historic preservation was recognized by the American Library Association, which named Steve it s spokesperson for National Preservation Week Among his other honors is the Royden B Davis Distinguished Author Award the 2013 Barnes Noble Writers for Writers Award given by Poets Writers the 2013 Anne Frank Human Writes Award and the Silver Bullet, bestowed in 2013 by International Thriller Writers for his philanthropic work A 2010 NPR survey named The Templar Legacy one of the top 100 thrillers ever written.Steve was born and raised in Georgia, graduating from the Walter F George School of Law at Mercer University He was a trial lawyer for 30 years and held elective office for 14 of those years He is a founding member of International Thriller Writers a group of than 2,600 thriller writers from around the world and served three years as its co president.



thumbnailTitle: The Paris Vendetta (Cotton Malone, #5)
Posted by:Steve Berry
Published :2016-04-01T01:06+01:00
When Napoleon Bonaparte died in exile in 1821, he took to the grave a powerful secret As general and emperor, he had stolen immeasurable riches from p
The Paris Vendetta (Cotton Malone, #5)
14 pagesSteve Berry

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