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The Mask of Atreus

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Published by Penguin Group USA, Inc. in New York .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL24264545M
ISBN 109781429506458, 9781429506489


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The Mask of Atreus by A. J. Hartley Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Mask of Atreus book. Read 92 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A secret room in an obscure museum has become the final resti /5. The Mask of Atreus is the second book I've read by A.J. Hartley. I liked it, but still was a bit disappointed because I really loved his book What Time Devours.

This one is well-written, and I found most of the characters interesting. It made me wish I knew a little more about Greek mythology, but not enough that I will look for a book on the /5(). The Mask of Atreus is the second book I've read by A.J.

Hartley. I liked it, but still was a bit disappointed because I really loved his book What Time Devours. This one is well-written, and I found most of the characters interesting.

It made me wish I knew a little more about Greek mythology, but not enough that I will look for a book on the /5(). The Mask of Atreus is the second book I've read by A.J. Hartley. I liked it, but still was a bit disappointed because I really loved his book What Time Devours.

This one is well-written, and I found most of the characters interesting/5(). THE MASK OF ATREUS is a terrific amateur sleuth mystery starring a likable intelligent ¿amazon¿ struggling with her Jewish roots and Massachusetts family as her biggest ¿issues¿ until the murder of her beloved mentor, a father figure to her (Deborah¿s dad died two decades ago)/5(13).

In "The Mask of Atreus", not so much. The main character, Deborah Miller, just seems to be a victim of circumstance. A few short drops, a Whee or two, and then on to the Tilt-A-Whirl. This is probably the first book I return, if for no other reason than I can't imaging wanting to listen to it again.

1 person found this helpful Overall. The Mask of Atreus A. Hartley, Author. Berkley $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS. Will Power Buy this book Rich with historical and. "THE MASK OF ATREUS is the perfect debut--a high octane thriller crammed full of long buried secrets, treacherous betrayals, jaw-dropping twists, and a healthy dash of romance.

Deborah Miller is an engaging, sympathetic heroine, who you can't help but root for. Move over Michael CrichtonA.J. Hartley is right at your heels."/5(59). THE MASK OF ATREUS is an intriguing debut novel The Mask of Atreus book A.

Hartley, an author who clearly knows his subject. The action moves apace, and the plot twists and turns, keeping the reader guessing. The characters are well drawn and Deborah Miller is particularly vivid. For readers who find the setting of this novel interesting.

Get this from a library. The mask of Atreus. [A J Hartley] -- An obscure museum's dead proprietor lies in a secret room surrounded by one of the world's most astonishing collections of Greek antiquities.

Only a priceless Mycenaean death mask has been taken. The Mask of Atreus is a debut thriller by author A.J. Hartley, and it demonstrates all the strengths and weaknesses of an initial effort.

The prose is crisp, the major characters engaging, and the plot – at least in the first three-quarters of the novel—moves along at a fast but not feverish pace.

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Hartley. +The Mask of Atreus Deborah Miller is a museum curator with a terrible secret. When a dead body was found at an obscure museum, the wonder of the Greek antiques in the vicinity allowed the absence of a priceless Mycenaean death mask to go unnoticed, with many unaware of its power and potential to bring about unparalleled devastation in the.

The Mask of Atreus is the kind of top-notch historical thriller that should appeal to fans of The Da Vinci Code and Michelangelo’s Notebook. Fast-paced adventures, compelling characterizations, intriguing morsels of mythology, provocative historical details, some mind-blowing surprises, and – above all – a charismatic and imaginative.

Get this from a library. The Mask of Atreus: Some secrets should stay buried. [A J Hartley] -- An obscure museum's dead proprietor lies in a secret room surrounded by one of the world's most astonishing collections of Greek antiquities.

Only a priceless Mycenaean death mask has been taken. Mask Of Atreus: : A J Hartley: Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart.

Books. Go Search Best Sellers /5(2). The Mask of Atreus. by A. Hartley. ebook. Read a sample Read a sample Description; Details; Reviews; An obscure museum's dead proprietor lies in a secret room surrounded by one of the world's most astonishing collections of Greek antiquities.

Only a priceless Mycenaean death mask has been taken, along with the bones of a legendary hero. Get this from a library. Het masker van Atreus. [A J Hartley; Fanneke Cnossen] -- Een vrouwelijke curator van een museum in Atlanta vindt haar baas dood temidden van enkele kunstschatten en.

The Mask Of Atreus By A.J. Hartley - FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. The House of Atreus (Original, Play, Broadway) opened in New York City and played through Jan 5, The Mask of Troy book.

Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Jack Howard becomes part of a terrifying legacy and a race agains /5. Schliemann claimed that one of the remains belonged to Agamemnon himself, hence the gold mask on his face was called the ‘Mask of Agamemnon’. The golden death mask.

The mask was a death mask, and made of a thick sheet of gold hammered against a wooden background. A sharp tool was used later to chisel the finer : Dhwty. The twists in the story are quite interesting but are conceivably a little too far-fetched for a credible plot.

For all that, the book is well worth reading and one trusts Hartley will not stop at one novel. Reviewed by Denise Pickles, April [ Top]. The Golden Mask of Agamemnon, the King of Mycenae: The Mask of Agamemnon is an artifact discovered in Mycenae in by the German archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann.

This mask is made of gold and is a funeral mask found over the face of a dead body in a burial place at Mycenae. In Greek mythology, Agamemnon / æ ɡ ə ˈ m ɛ m n ɒ n / (Greek: Ἀγαμέμνων, Ἀgamémnōn) was a king of Mycenae, the son of King Atreus and Queen Aerope of Mycenae, the brother of Menelaus, the husband of Clytemnestra and the father of Iphigenia, Electra or Laodike (Λαοδίκη), Orestes and Chrysothemis.

Legends make him the king of Mycenae or Argos, thought to be different. The Mask of Agamemnon is a gold funeral mask discovered at the ancient Greek site of mask, displayed in the National Archaeological Museum of Athens, has been described by Cathy Gere as the "Mona Lisa of prehistory".

German archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann, who discovered the artifact inbelieved that he had found the body of the Mycenaean king Agamemnon, leader of the Discovered: at Mycenae, Greece by Heinrich.

The Treasury of Atreus or Tomb of Agamemnon is a large tholos or beehive tomb on Panagitsa Hill at Mycenae, Greece, constructed during the Bronze Age around BC. The stone lintel above the doorway weighs tons, with approximate dimensions x x m, the largest in the world.

The tomb was used for an unknown period. Mentioned by the Roman geographer Pausanias in the 2nd. For those who have already read AJ Hartley's work, What Time Devours definitely lives up to expectations. Like On The Fifth Day and The Mask of 5/5(5). The mask of Agamemnon was found in Shaft Grave V by Schliemann on the Treasury of Atreus it is one of the most famous artworks that have been found.

The mask of Agamemnon is a gold funeral mask. It was made using the repousse. method. Book: The Mask of Atreus 10 10 If you love a mystery thriller surrounding the suspicious murder of an unlikely victim or two, this book is for you.

The storyline is non-stop. It’s full of twists and turns followed by about-faces that leave you wondering how any of its related.

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Mask of Agamemnon, from shaft grave V, grave circle A, c B.C.E., gold, 12 inches / 35 cm (National Archaeological Museum, Athens) Speakers: Dr.

Steven Zucker & Dr. Beth Harris. Created by Beth Harris and Steven Zucker. Google Classroom Facebook Twitter. The "Palace" and Grave Circle A, Mycenae. This is the currently selected item. The Mask of Atreus 作者: Hartley, A. 出版社: Berkley Pub Group 出版年: 页数: 定价: $ 装帧: Pap ISBN: 豆瓣评分.

Books shelved as archaeological-thrillers: Subterranean by James Rollins, The Ark by Boyd Morrison, Amazonia by James Rollins, The Hunt for Atlantis by A. According to Greek mythology, Atreus was the father of Agamemnon and Menelaus, the leaders of the Greek army during the Trojan War.

But Atreus had a whole other life before becoming father to. A murder in an Atlanta museum leads to the discovery of a priceless collection of Greek artifacts in A.J.

Hartley’s debut novel, “The Mask of Atreus.”. At Mycenae you will find nine tombs of which the most famous is the Treasury of Atreus. Only a few of the tombs are easily accessible. Lion Gate Mycenae and the Cyclopean Wall from the inside of the Mycenaean Citadel. Beautiful views over Argolis valley.

Atreus – King of Mycenae. King Atreus was the father of the legendary kings Agamemnon and. The Mask of Atreus, meskipun inti cerita dan karakter-karakternya hanya merupakan karangan semata, namun ini adalah salah satu novel yang memukau. Tak hanya sebagai sebuah novel yang bergenre thriller arkeologis, dari segi ceritanya begitu penuh dengan rahasia-rahasia, pengkhianatan-pengkhianatan licik, kejutan-kejutan yang menegangkan dan sedikit percintaan yang 5/5.