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The Prague cemetery

Author: Umberto Eco; Richard Dixon; George Guidall; Recorded Books, LLC.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, 2011, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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19th-century Europe, from Turin to Prague to Paris, abounds with the ghastly and the mysterious. Conspiracies rule history. Jesuits plot against Freemasons, Italian priests are strangled with their own intestines. French criminals plan bombings by day and celebrate black masses by night. Every nation has its own secret service, perpetrating forgeries, plots, and massacres. From the unification of Italy to the Paris  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Suspense fiction
Spy stories
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Umberto Eco; Richard Dixon; George Guidall; Recorded Books, LLC.
ISBN: 9781461839675 146183967X 9781464009105 1464009104
OCLC Number: 757468074
Notes: Compact disc.
In container (17 cm.)
"With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container.
Performer(s): Narrated by George Guidall.
Description: 12 sound discs (14 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: Cimitero di Praga.
Prague cemetery :
Responsibility: by Umberto Eco ; [translation by Richard Dixon].

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19th-century Europe, from Turin to Prague to Paris, abounds with the ghastly and the mysterious. Conspiracies rule history. Jesuits plot against Freemasons, Italian priests are strangled with their own intestines. French criminals plan bombings by day and celebrate black masses by night. Every nation has its own secret service, perpetrating forgeries, plots, and massacres. From the unification of Italy to the Paris Commune to the Dreyfus Affair to the notorious forgery "The Protocols of the Elders of Zion", Europe is in tumult and everyone needs a scapegoat. But, what if, behind all these conspiracies both real and imagined, lay just one man? What if that evil genius created the most infamous document of all?

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