Pyramid (Gibbins, David)

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Underwater archaeologist Jack Howard is on the trail of an extraordinary revelation – a revelation which could rewrite history.

1892. A former British soldier, a veteran of the war against the Mahdi, emerges from the depths of a Cairo sewer. He claims to have been trapped for months in an ancient underground complex where he had stumbled on a dazzling treasure from the time of the pharaohs. He was dismissed as a madman who had lost his mind in the desert, and his story was forgotten. Until now …

Present-day. When Jack Howard learns of the soldier’s story, his mention of a ‘blinding shaft of light’ captures his attention. With the political situation in Egypt at boiling point, Jack and his friend Costas risk everything in a dangerous mission to find the truth. Their mission takes them from a shipwreck in the Mediterranean to the depths of the Red Sea, and back through Egyptian history to the spectacular reign of Akhenaten, the Sun-Pharaoh – and keeper of an incredible secret …