Constantinople 1204: the holy city is razed to the ground by Crusaders - the streets awash with blood.
Modern day Istanbul: an elite group of archaeologists uncover the grave of Enrico Dandolo, once Doge of Venice, and leader of the bloodthirsty Fourth Crusade.
They seek a legendary set of documents that reveal the truth behind Dandolo's rumoured secret links to the Templar knights. Days later the team vanishes without a trace. All that remains in the ransacked grave is a strange key inscribed with an ancient code. Special Interpol Operatives Jack and Laura are called in.
They soon find themselves battling against an ancient enemy in a life or death race against time.
The dark secret of the Templar knights is about to be revealed.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 560 pages
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 12/04/2012
- Category: Thriller / suspense
- ISBN: 9780241950661