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The Cabinet of Curiosities (Pendergast #3)
by Douglas Preston

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The Cabinet of Curiosities (Pendergast #3) by Douglas Preston Overview

In downtown Manhattan, a gruesome discovery has just been made-an underground charnel house containing the bones of dozens of murder victims. Research reveals that a serial killer was at work in New York's notorious Five Points neighborhood in the 1880s, bent on prolonging his lifespan by any means. When a newspaper story on the old murders appears to ignite a new series o In downtown Manhattan, a gruesome discovery has just been made-an underground charnel house containing the bones of dozens of murder victims. Research reveals that a serial killer was at work in New York's notorious Five Points neighborhood in the 1880s, bent on prolonging his lifespan by any means. When a newspaper story on the old murders appears to ignite a new series of horrifyingly similar killings, panic overtakes New York City. Now, FBI agent Pendergast, journalist Bill Smithback, and archaeologist Nora Kelly join forces to protect themselves from a vicious killer...before they become the next victims.

Douglas Preston

About The Cabinet of Curiosities (Pendergast #3) Description

Douglas Preston was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1956, and grew up in the deadly boring suburb of Wellesley. Following a distinguished career at a private nursery school--he was almost immediately expelled--he attended public schools and the Cambridge School of Weston. Notable events in his early life included the loss of a fingertip at the age of three to a bicycle; the loss of his two fr

Data Book The Cabinet of Curiosities (Pendergast #3)

Original Title The Cabinet of Curiosities ISBN 0446611239 (ISBN13: 9780446611237 ) Edition Language English Series Pendergast #3 Characters Aloysius X.L. Pendergast, Nora Kelly, William Smithback, Cornelia Delamere Pendergast, Roger Brisbane...more , Anthony Fairhaven, Reinhart Puck, Oscar Gibbs, Patrick Murphy O'Shaughnessy, Bryce Harriman...less setting New York (the state) (United States) New York City, New York (United States) (75)