The year is 1953. As the Cold War divides the world, two childhood friends - now foes - carve out an existence. Karl, haunted by the past, teaches history in his home town of Hallstatt, while Max, driven by power and wealth, leads the Fratres, an extreme branch of the Catholic Church -with control of the Vatican his ultimate goal. When Karl is called to Rome to expose the corruption that has infiltrated the Church, the two men are destined to meet again. The past must be put to rest. But at what cost? From Moscow to CIA Headquarters to a Budapest prison, Sons of Cain is an epic tale of lust, power and corruption where deception is a way of life.a#39;I find the young have the ability to hear everything and listen toaa#39; a#39;Tilda.a#39; The imperious ... a#39;Hea#39;ll smell the wine on your breath and believe he has the upper hand, a#39; she whispered, as she led him to the publishera#39;s office. a#39;Poor Mario, a#39; she ... He could hear her laughing in the corridor as he closed the door behind him. Mario ... a#39;Busy does not make business, a#39; Mario said, waving his guest to a chair. a#39; Ita#39;s thatanbsp;...
|Title||:||Sons of Cain|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2013-07-18|