By Thomas R. Beyer Jr.
Ever considering Professor Beyer learn The Da Vinci Code, he turned intrigued by means of Dan Brown's use of proof in fiction. He learned that an exam of the radical can be a tantalizing and exciting access into the area of analysis and comparing info, and determined to make it the topic of his freshman seminar classification at Middlebury College.
Beyer and plenty of of his scholars have Dan Brown's paintings ever due to the fact that, and 4 years in the past, Beyer started to count on and delve into the evidence that may be the middle of The misplaced image. Like hundreds of thousands of alternative expectant readers, he bought a duplicate of the radical on its book date, September 15, 2009. He learn and analyzed it numerous instances, and, on the urging of his writer, occupied with scripting this convenient, reader-friendly better half consultant to The misplaced image, during which he elaborates on 33 key issues and identifies 133 web hyperlinks for even additional exploration.
the subjects, prepared by means of subject in seven sections, persist with the plot of the tale and canopy the surroundings in Washington, D.C., paintings and structure, cryptology, Freemasonry, mystery teachings, technological know-how, and folks and areas within the novel, highlighted with 33 beneficial illustrations.
THOMAS R. BEYER, JR., a Professor at Middlebury university, who makes a speciality of Russian language and literature, has taught various seminars at the works of Dan Brown, and is the editor of the web reference advisor The Keys to The Da Vinci Code. He and his scholars are presently engaged on a wiki dedicated to Angels & Demons. he's dependent in Middlebury, Vermont.
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