The Year Is 1327 Benedictines In A Wealthy Italian Abbey Are Suspected Of Heresy, And Brother William Of Baskerville Arrives To Investigate When His Delicate Mission Is Suddenly Overshadowed By Seven Bizarre Deaths, Brother William Turns Detective His Tools Are The Logic Of Aristotle, The Theology Of Aquinas, The Empirical Insights Of Roger Bacon All Sharpened To A Glistening Edge By Wry Humor And A Ferocious Curiosity He Collects Evidence, Deciphers Secret Symbols And Coded Manuscripts, And Digs Into The Eerie Labyrinth Of The Abbey, Where The Most Interesting Things Happen At Night.
Umberto Eco was an Italian writer of fiction, essays, academic texts, and children s books A professor of semiotics at the University of Bologna, Eco s brilliant fiction is known for its playful use of language and symbols, its astonishing array of allusions and references, and clever use of puzzles and narrative inventions His perceptive essays on modern culture are filled with a delightful sen
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