The African quest: an archaeological mystery

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[2001]
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First edition.
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English
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The murder of a renowned expert in Mayan history lures Lara into the jungles surrounding Merida, Mexico. For in this lush paradise are the temples of the Mayan gods--and the camps of modern-day rebels fighting to save their Mayan heritage. As the body count escalates, Lara must uncover the secrets of the Mayan underworld known as Xibalba--and the journey into the very heart of darkness.
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9780425178065
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071831006509
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subject_facet Antique dealers -- Fiction
Carthage (Extinct city) -- Fiction
Mystery fiction
Shipwrecks -- Fiction
Tunisia -- Fiction
Underwater archaeology -- Fiction
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Shipwrecks
Underwater archaeology
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