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By Thomas R. Beyer Jr.

Ever in view that Professor Beyer learn The Da Vinci Code, he turned intrigued by way of Dan Brown's use of evidence in fiction. He learned that an exam of the unconventional can be a tantalizing and wonderful access into the realm of analysis and comparing details, and determined to make it the topic of his freshman seminar type at Middlebury College.

Beyer and plenty of of his scholars have Dan Brown's paintings ever considering that, and 4 years in the past, Beyer started to count on and delve into the proof that will be the middle of The misplaced image. Like hundreds of thousands of alternative expectant readers, he bought a duplicate of the unconventional on its ebook date, September 15, 2009. He learn and analyzed it a number of instances, and, on the urging of his writer, fascinated by scripting this convenient, reader-friendly significant other consultant to The misplaced image, during which he elaborates on 33 key themes and identifies 133 web hyperlinks for even extra exploration.

the themes, prepared by way of topic in seven sections, keep on with the plot of the tale and canopy the atmosphere in Washington, D.C., paintings and structure, cryptology, Freemasonry, mystery teachings, technological know-how, and folks and areas within the novel, highlighted with 33 priceless illustrations.

THOMAS R. BEYER, JR., a Professor at Middlebury university, who focuses on Russian language and literature, has taught a number of seminars at the works of Dan Brown, and is the editor of the net reference advisor The Keys to The Da Vinci Code. He and his scholars are at the moment engaged on a wiki dedicated to Angels & Demons. he's dependent in Middlebury, Vermont.

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