The exclusive guided tour promised a view of Rome's ancient splendors and certain aspects of la dolce vita. But - in a subterraean grotto of Mithraic sacrifice - one of the party vanished. And instead of viewing pagan relics, Inspector Roderick Alleyn was looking at a very contemporary corpse!
On an exclusive guided tour of Rome's ancient ruins, a motley crew of tourists gets more than the price of admission. For amidst the serpentine passages of an underground crypt, the shady tour guide disappears, a mysterious murder occurs, and Inspector Roderick Alleyn-undercover on an international drug bust-must focus his keen eye on more than just Rome's breathtaking sights...
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Sebastian Mailer and his Il Cicerone Conducted Tours promised an expedition that would be "most unconventional," and it delivered-all sorts of new activities and surprises like murder, blackmail, and drug running. It is up to Superintendent Roderick Alleyn to sort it all out.… (more)