Pre-order the new novel from Robert Harris now. All civilisations think they are invulnerable. History warns us none is. 1468. A young priest, Christopher Fairfax, arrives in a remote Exmoor village to conduct the funeral of his predecessor.
The land around is strewn with ancient artefacts - coins, fragments of glass, human bones - which the old parson used to collect.
Did his obsession with the past lead to his death?As Fairfax is drawn more deeply into the isolated community, everything he believes - about himself, his faith and the history of his world - is tested to destruction.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 336 pages
- Publisher: Cornerstone
- Publication Date: 05/09/2019
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9781786331373