Old bones

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The #1 NYT bestselling authors Preston & Child bring the true story of the ill-fated Donner Party to new life in this thrilling novel of archaeology, history, murder, and suspense. Nora Kelly, a young curator at the Santa Fe Institute of Archaeology, is approached by historian Clive Benton with a once-in-a-lifetime proposal: to lead a team in search of the so-called "Lost Camp" of the tragic Donner Party. This was a group of pioneers who earned a terrible place in American history when they became snow-bound in the California mountains in 1847, their fate unknown until the first skeletonized survivors stumbled out of the wilderness, raving about starvation, murder-and cannibalism. Benton tells Kelly he has stumbled upon an amazing find: the long-sought diary of one of the victims, which has an enigmatic description of the Lost Camp. Nora agrees to lead an expedition to locate and excavate it-to reveal its long-buried secrets. Once in the mountains, however, they learn that discovering the camp is only the first step in a mounting journey of fear. For as they uncover old bones, they expose the real truth of what happened, one that is far more shocking and bizarre than mere cannibalism. And when those ancient horrors lead to present-day violence on a grand scale, rookie FBI agent Corrie Swanson is assigned the case...only to find that her first investigation might very well be her last.
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seriesNora Kelly novels
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Archaeologists -- Fiction
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Cold cases (Criminal investigation) -- Fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Diaries
Diaries -- Fiction
Donner Party
Donner Party -- Fiction
FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense
Fiction
Historians -- Fiction
Kelly, Nora (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Large type books
Museum curators -- Fiction
Novels
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.) -- Fiction
Sound recordings
Thrillers (Fiction)
Women archaeologists
Women archaeologists -- Fiction
title_displayOld bones
title_fullOld bones / Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
Old bones / [Douglas] Preston & [Lincoln] Child
Old bones [text (large print)] / Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
title_shortOld bones
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Cold cases (Criminal investigation)
Diaries
Donner Party
FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense
Historians
Kelly, Nora (Fictitious character)
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Museum curators
Women archaeologists
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