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In this internationally bestselling novel, the author of The Swan Thieves has 'refashioned the vampire myth into a compelling...late-night page-turner' - San Francisco Chronicle Late one night, exploring her father's library, a young woman finds an ancient book and a cache of yellowing letters addressed ominously to 'My dear and unfortunate successor'. Her discovery plunges her into a world she never dreamed of - a labyrinth where the secrets of her father's past and her mother's mysterious fate connect to an evil hidden in the depths of history. In those few quiet moments, she unwittingly assumes a quest she will discover is her birthright - a hunt for the truth about Vlad the Impaler, the medieval ruler whose barbarous reign formed the basis of the Dracula myth. Deciphering obscure signs and hidden texts, reading codes worked into the fabric of medieval monastic traditions, and evading terrifying adversaries, one woman comes ever closer to the secret of her own past and a confrontation with the very definition of evil. Elizabeth Kostova's debut novel is an adventure of monumental proportions - a captivating tale that blends fact and fantasy, history and the present with an assurance that is almost unbearably suspenseful - and utterly unforgettable. 'Quite extraordinary....Kostova is a natural storyteller....She has refashioned the vampire myth into a compelling contemporary novel, a late-night page-turner' - San Francisco Chronicle 'Filled with fascinating details of archaic vampire lore, the splendours of the Ottoman Empire and the beauty of the Romanian countryside' - Times Literary Supplement


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HistorianEngelska - Pocket
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The HistorianEngelska - Pocket
ISBN: 9780751537284
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ISBN: 9789173516389
HistorianEngelska - Okänt
ISBN: 9780316067942
The HistorianEngelska - Pocket
ISBN: 9780751537291
HistorianEngelska - E-bok
ISBN: 9780759513839
ISBN: 9780748122790
HistorikernSvenska - Inbunden
ISBN: 9789137127224
The HistorianEngelska - Okänt
ISBN: 9781600248610
HistorikerenDanska - Pocket
ISBN: 9788711319857
HistorikerenDanska - Inbunden
ISBN: 9788711290293
DjävulsbibelnSvenska - Inbunden
ISBN: 9789173514392
DjävulsbibelnSvenska - Pocket
ISBN: 9789186587673
HistorikernSvenska - Pocket
ISBN: 9789170014253
The Historian - Elizabeth KostovaEngelska - Okänt
ISBN: 9780316057882
The Historian - UsedPocket
ISBN: 9780316730303
The Historian - UsedEngelska - Okänt
ISBN: 9780316154543
The Historian - UsedEngelska - Okänt
ISBN: 9780316058865
The historian - Elizabeth KostovaEngelska - Okänt
ISBN: 9780316011778
Historian, ThePocket
ISBN: 9781594830365
The HistorianPocket
ISBN: 9780316057868
The HistorianPocket
ISBN: 9780739463062
Ruskigt spännande om en kvinna som söker sin far,historikern. Det tar henne genom Europa på farliga resor med ondskan som en ständig skugga vart hon än går. En bok som var svår att lägga i från sig och helst läses på dagtid!