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As a Christian, the parts about Jesus promised some appeal; as a Londoner, the setting of a part of the novel just around the corner from an old job offered a personal touch and studying Pompeii in Latin classes all those years ago evoked memories.
What if you were the one who discovered this secret? However, I felt the book lacked just a little in the “danger” category. Now dsvid check out the next one. Though I did appreciate the final flashback, I do not think the final “revelation” was ever fully revealed.
I did enjoy the flashbacks to Claudius’ life. What if what was found there was a document that could shatter the very foundations of For centuries, people have speculated about the fabled lost libraries of antiquity.
Even on Amazon, the postage charge to buy a 1p copy makes it a poor value.
The Last Gospel (Jack Howard, book 3) by David Gibbins
Its mentioned many times, but its never summarized. Who can say if it exists or not? Goapel Options Sign in. His characters have already been established in his previous novels: It’s a fair bit of dialogue to read, story compressed in a very short time considering the diving and travelling involved, thought the time would have strestched out more.
His first novel, Atlantis, published in the UK in and the US in Septemberhas been published in 30 languages and is dzvid made into a TV miniseries; since then he has written five further novels, published in more than editions internationally. This is the story of one last Gospel, left behind in the age of the New Testament, in the greatest days of the Roman Empire, and of its extraordinary secret, one that has lain concealed for years. Follow Jack Howard as he discovers the secret and must prevent others from doing the same All characters were lacking in any depth or charisma.
What if what was found there was a document that could shatter the very foundations of the Western World? Again, it lacks credibility.
The Last Gospel
What if you were the one who discovered this secret? There is a tried and true formula to these types of books: No trivia or quizzes yet.
After taking a PhD from Cambridge University he taught archaeology in Britain and abroad, and is a world authority on ancient shipwrecks and sunken cities.
And everytime I am somewhat disappointed. I wish I could give this story more than 3 stars, but all the jumping around from past to present, and rapid changes of scenery even in the present, made this a confusing book for me. It had a rich vocabulary as well.
Perhaps the greatest secret ever kept What if one of the Ancient World’s greatest libraries was buried in volcanic ash and then re-discovered two thousand years later? Godpel still not sure.
Jul 29, Jay rated it did not like it. It’s a bit dry. Looking for beautiful books?
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Jan 27, Trena rated it really liked it. Ditto the fun fluff. The team is searching for what may be the lost gospel of Jesus.
So gosspel anyone with a general interest in archaeology and adventure, I’d say give it a try. This was one of the aspects that made the ending of the novel incredibly weak, although Gibbins did avoid the complete cop-out which I expected at one point. About David Gibbins David Gibbins has worked in underwater archaeology all his professional life.
First published init is the third book in Gibbins’ Jack Howard series. I really enjoyed the story line but the writing was quite poor. Newer Post Older Post Home.