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A failed insurance investigator turned private eye, Nicholas Pierce steps into the adventure of his life in this taut mystery. His assignment--to guard an ancient crystal skull during an exhibition of Mayan art--is cut short when someone murders the museum director and absconds with the artifact. Then Pierce's ex-college roommate, who has become a celebrated movie producer and a contributor to the museum, hires him to track down the skull. In the process, Pierce discovers that legend credits the crystal with the ability to bestow immortality on its possessor and to usher in an enlightened era. But as he follows the trail of the murderer from Miami's seedy bars to its sybaritic mansions, he also realizes that a clever double-cross is afoot. Is his true enemy his egocentric, visionary employer or is it his lover, an expert on Mayan culture who has her own interest in the totem? As the plot spins along to its action-filled conclusion, the only snag is whether the reader can believe that the skull's fey promises are seductive enough to provoke obsession and murder. That leap of faith made, though, the sympathetic characters, vivid settings and nonstop pace provide ample compensation. MacGregor is the coauthor of The Rainbow Oracle.



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Paperback Editions

April 2004 : USA Paperback
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Title: Crystal Skull
Author(s): Rob McGregor
ISBN: 0-7592-4920-2 / 978-0-7592-4920-2 (USA edition)
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January 1991 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Crystal Skull
Author(s): Rob Macgregor
ISBN: 0-345-36159-8 / 978-0-345-36159-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ballantine Books
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April 2013 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Crystal Skull
Author(s): Rob MacGregor
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Title: Crystal Skull
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Title: Crystal Skull
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December 2012 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Crystal Skull (The Nicholas Pierce Mysteries Book 1)
Author(s): Rob MacGregor
Publisher: Crossroad Press
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