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The Resource The book of stone : a novel, Jonathan Papernick, (electronic resource)

The book of stone : a novel, Jonathan Papernick, (electronic resource)

Label
The book of stone : a novel
Title
The book of stone
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Papernick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation:
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Papernick, Jon
LC call number
PS3616.A64
LC item number
B66 2014eb
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  • Religious fundamentalism
  • Terrorism
Summary expansion
The Book of Stone examines the evolution of the terrorist mentality and the complexities of religious extremism, as well as how easily a vulnerable mind can be exploited for dark purposes.Matthew Stone has inherited a troubling legacy: a gangster grandfather and a distant father--who is also a disgraced judge. After his fathers death, Matthew is a young man alone. He turns to his fathers beloved books for comfort, perceiving within them guidance that leads him to connect with a group of religious extremists. As Matthew immerses himself in this unfamiliar world, the FBI seeks his assistance to foil the groups violent plot. Caught between these powerfulforces, haunted by losses past and present, and desperate for redemption, Matthew charts a course of increasing peril--for himself and for everyone around him.Lyrical and incendiary,The Book of Stone is a masterfully crafted novel that reveals the ambiguities of "good and "evil
Label
The book of stone : a novel, Jonathan Papernick, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001535512
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (401 pages)
Isbn
9781941493052
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Note
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001535512
Label
The book of stone : a novel, Jonathan Papernick, (electronic resource)
Publication
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001535512
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (401 pages)
Isbn
9781941493052
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Note
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001535512

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