110x180 560 страниц. 2012 год. Penguin Books Ltd. Constantinople, 1204: the imperial city is razed to the ground by Crusaders - the streets awash with blood. Modern-day Istanbul: an elite group of archaeologists uncover the grave of Enrico Dandolo, once Doge of Venice, and leader of the bloodthirsty Fourth Crusade. They seek a legendary document that reveals the truth behind the Doge's rumoured secret links to the Templar knights. Days later the team vanishes without a trace. All that remains in the ransacked grave is a strange key inscribed with an ancient code. Special Operatives Jack and Laura arc called in. And very soon they find themselves battling against an ancient enemy in a life-or-death race against time.