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The Codex opens with the disappearance of a fabulously wealthy archaeologist and tomb robber, Maxwell Broadbent. He leaves his three underachieving sons a video-taped message; informing them that he has been buried with his spoils and challenging them to track down the location of their half ... Read review
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The Codex

AdvantagesEngaging plot & memorable characters.

DisadvantagesA little predictable at times.

"The Codex opens with the disappearance of a fabulously wealthy archaeologist and tomb robber, Maxwell Broadbent. He leaves his three underachieving sons a video-taped message; informing them that he has been buried with his spoils and challenging them to track down the location of their half a billion dollar inheritance. The sons’ quest leads them to the inhospitable environment of the South American jungle, and is further complicated by the interest ..." Read review
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