Last act in Palmyra: Marcus Didius Falco Mystery Series, Book 6

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It's AD 72 Rome, and Emperor Vesparian refuses to elevate sometime sleuth Marcus Didius Falco to the middle rank. Yet hope springs eternal, so when Vespasian's chief spy offers Falco an assignment in the East, he jumps at the chance. But his new assignment soon becomes a nightmare when he finds the corpse of a Roman playwright in a sacred pool. To ferret out the murderer, Falco joins the traveling theater group.
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Last Act in Palmyra is the sixth book in the bestselling Falco series by Lindsey Davis.

The spirit of adventure calls Marcus Didius Falco on a new spying mission for Emperor Vespasian to the untamed East. He picks up extra fees from his old friend Thalia the snake dancer as he searches for Sophrona, her lost water organist. With the chief spy Anacrites paying his fare, Falco knows anything can go wrong.

A dangerous brush with the brother, the sinister ruler of Nabataean Petra, sends Falco and his girlfriend Helena on a hasty camel ride to Syria. They join a travelling theater group, which keeps losing members in non-accidental drownings. The bad acting and poor audiences are almost as bad as the desert and its scorpions—then as the killer hovers, Falco tries to write a play.

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subject_facet Audiobooks, Detective and mystery stories, English, Falco, Marcus Didius (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Falco, Marcus Didius, -- 41- -- Fiction, Historical fiction, English, Private investigators -- Rome -- Fiction, Rome -- History -- Vespasian, 69-79 -- Fiction, Tadmur (Syria) -- Fiction
title_display Last act in Palmyra
title_full Last Act in Palmyra Marcus Didius Falco Mystery Series, Book 6, Last act in Palmyra / Lindsey Davis, Last act in Palmyra [sound recording] / Lindsey Davis
title_short Last act in Palmyra
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