Published April 18, 1969
by RoutledgeFalmer .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||76|
Relic is a novel by American authors Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child, and the first in the Special Agent Pendergast a techno-thriller, it comments on the possibilities inherent in genetic manipulation, and is critical of museums and their role both in society and in the scientific community. It is the basis of the film The Relic ().Author: Lincoln Child, Douglas Preston. This book is a study of the complex nature of colonial and missionary power in Portuguese India. Written as a historical ethnography, it explores the evolving shape of a series of Catholic festivals that took place throughout the duration of Portuguese colonial rule in Goa (), and for which the centrepiece was the 'incorrupt' corpse of Sao Francisco Xavier (), a Spanish Author: Pamila Gupta. Read "The relic state St Francis Xavier and the politics of ritual in Portuguese India" by Pamila Gupta available from Rakuten Kobo. This book is a study of the complex nature of colonial and missionary power in Portuguese India. Written as a historical Brand: Manchester University Press. Relic: The #1 New York Times bestselling thriller by Douglas Preston's and Lincoln Child, with more than one million copies sold to date Just days before a massive exhibition opens at the popular New York Museum of Natural History, visitors are being savagely murdered in the museum's dark hallways and secret rooms/5().
Social Security is a relic of Franklin Roosevelt s New Deal and the cornerstone of the welfare state. It is also the third rail of American politics--touch it and you die, so to speak, politically. But since I am not a politician, and am not seeking office, votes, or contributions, I can tell the truth about Social Security/5(2). RELIC is the book that launched the brilliant Agent Pendergast series. As with all Preston/Child books, this one offers plenty of science, adventure, and mystery. The Pendergast series is a testament to genuine genius on the part of these two amazing authors.4/5. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Editions for Relic: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Mass Market Paperback published in ), (Author: Lincoln Child, Douglas Preston.
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