By Dan Brown
An old mystery brotherhood.
A devastating new weapon of destruction.
An unthinkable goal.
World-renowned Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon is summoned to a Swiss study facility to investigate a cryptic image seared into the chest of a murdered physicist. What he discovers is unbelievable: a perilous vendetta opposed to the Catholic Church by way of a centuries-old underground association -- the Illuminati. desirous to keep the Vatican from a strong time bomb, Langdon joins forces in Rome with the gorgeous and mysterious scientist Vittoria Vetra. jointly they embark on a frantic hunt via sealed crypts, harmful catacombs, abandoned cathedrals, and the main secretive vault on earth...the long-forgotten Illuminati lair.
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Are you familiar with particle physics, Mr. ” Langdon shrugged. ” His years of high-diving experience had given him a profound respect for the awesome power of gravitational acceleration. ” Kohler shook his head. “Atoms look like planets compared to what we deal with. ” He coughed again, sounding sick. “The men and women of CERN are here to find answers to the same questions man has been asking since the beginning of time. Where did we come from? ” “I am. ” “Mr. Langdon, all questions were once spiritual.
Two thousand years of waiting for their Messiah, and they’re still persistent as hell. Wearily, he returned his empty mug to the kitchen and walked slowly to his oak-paneled study. The incoming fax lay in the tray. Sighing, he scooped up the paper and looked at it. Instantly, a wave of nausea hit him. The image on the page was that of a human corpse. The body had been stripped naked, and its head had been twisted, facing completely backward. On the victim’s chest was a terrible burn. The man had been branded… imprinted with a single word.
Quite,” Kohler said. “He missed a meeting with me this morning and did not answer his page. ” Langdon felt a sudden chill realizing that he was about to see a dead body. His stomach had never been particularly stalwart. It was a weakness he’d discovered as an art student when the teacher informed the class that Leonardo da Vinci had gained his expertise in the human form by exhuming corpses and dissecting their musculature. Kohler led the way to the far end of the hallway. There was a single door.
Angels & Demons by Dan Brown