The Eye of God: A Sigma Force Novel

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HarperCollins, Jun 25, 2013 - Fiction - 432 pages
19 Reviews

In a masterwork of historical mystery and scientific exploration, New York Times bestselling author James Rollins reveals an apocalyptic vision of the day after tomorrow, of a future predicted by the distant past, of a world doomed to burn under The Eye of God

The crash of a U.S. military research satellite in the remote wilds of Mongolia triggers an explosive search for the valuable cargo it holds: a code-black physics project connected to the study of dark energy, the energy associated with the birth of our universe. But the last blurry image from the falling satellite captures a chilling sight: a frightening look into the future, a view of a smoldering eastern seaboard of the United States in utter ruin. At the Vatican, a mysterious package arrives for the head of Pontifical ancient studies, sent by a colleague who vanished a decade earlier. It contains two strange artifacts: a skull scrawled with ancient Aramaic and a tome bound in human skin. DNA testing reveals both are from Genghis Khan—the long-dead Mongol king whose undiscovered tomb is rumored to hold the vast treasures and knowledge of a lost ancient empire.

Commander Gray Pierce and Sigma—joined by a pair of Vatican historians—race to uncover a truth tied to the fall of the Roman Empire, to a mystery bound in the roots of Christianity's origins, and to a weapon hidden for centuries that holds the fate of humanity.

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Review: The Eye of God (Sigma Force #9)

User Review  - Anna Burke - Goodreads

Another great book in the James Rollins Sigma Force series. A group of super-brainy scientists with special forces type skills take on the bad guys. When I say bad guys I'm talking James Bond ... Read full review

Review: The Eye of God (Sigma Force #9)

User Review  - Toby Tate - Goodreads

I liked James Rollins' early stuff a lot - Deep Fathom, Amazonia, Sandstorm, etc. - but his newer books have been a chore for me to get through. Some I have just skipped altogether, and I hate to ... Read full review

About the author (2013)

James Rollins is the New York Times bestselling author of international thrillers, translated into more than forty languages. His Sigma series has been lauded as one of the "top crowd pleasers" (New York Times) and one of the "hottest summer reads" (People magazine). In each novel, acclaimed for its originality, Rollins unveils unseen worlds, scientific breakthroughs, and historical secrets—and he does it all at breakneck speed and with stunning insight.

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