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The Issahar Artifacts   By: (1916-1986)

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The Issahar Artifacts by Jesse F. Bone takes readers on a thrilling archaeological adventure filled with suspense, mystery, and a touch of romance. Bone skillfully crafts an intricate plot that keeps readers engaged from beginning to end.

The story follows the journey of Dr. Emily Donovan, a renowned archaeologist, who stumbles upon a clue that leads her to the long-lost Issahar artifacts. With the help of her trusted team, including the charming historian, Dr. Ethan Armstrong, Emily sets out to unearth the truth behind the artifacts and their significance to ancient civilizations.

Bone excels at creating well-rounded, relatable characters. Emily is a strong and intelligent protagonist whose determination and passion for her work shine through every page. Her chemistry with Ethan adds a dash of intrigue to the story, blending seamlessly with the nail-biting suspense that unfolds.

The author's meticulous attention to detail is evident throughout the book. Bone adeptly describes the ancient ruins, artifacts, and historical context, transporting readers to different time periods and immersing them in the world of archaeology. This level of authenticity adds depth and realism to the narrative, making the story more engaging and captivating.

One aspect that stands out in The Issahar Artifacts is the pacing. Bone expertly balances action-packed sequences with quieter introspective moments, allowing readers to catch their breath while still maintaining an air of tension. This ebb and flow keeps the story moving at an engaging pace, making it difficult to put the book down.

Furthermore, Bone's writing style is accessible and effortless to read. The prose flows smoothly, making it easy for readers to visualize the events and settings. It is evident that the author possesses a deep knowledge of archaeology, which he showcases without overwhelming readers with technical jargon, making the book accessible to enthusiasts and casual readers alike.

If there is one minor critique, it is that some of the character arcs feel slightly rushed. While the main characters are well-developed, some of the supporting cast could have benefitted from a bit more depth. However, this minor flaw does not detract from the overall enjoyment of the novel.

In conclusion, The Issahar Artifacts by Jesse F. Bone is a captivating and thrilling archaeological adventure that will leave readers eagerly turning the pages in search of answers. Bone's intricate plot, strong characters, authentic details, and masterful pacing make this book a must-read for fans of the genre. With his debut novel, Bone solidifies himself as a talented storyteller and a name to watch in the world of adventure fiction.

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THE ISSAHAR ARTIFACTS

By J. F. BONE

Lincoln said it eons ago.... It took a speck of one celled plant life on a world parsecs away to prove it for all the galaxy.

The following manuscript was discovered during the excavation of a lateral connecting link between the North South streamways in Narhil Province near Issahar on Kwashior. The excavator, while passing through a small valley about 20 yursts south of the city, was jammed by a mass of oxidized and partially oxidized metallic fragments. On most worlds this would not be unusual, but Kwashior has no recorded history of metallic artifacts. The terrestrial operator, with unusual presence of mind, reported the stoppage immediately. Assasul, the District Engineering monitor, realized instantly that no metallic debris should exist in that area, and in consequence ordered a most careful excavation in the event that the artifacts might have cultural significance.

The debris proved to be the remnants of an ancient spaceship similar to those described in Sector Chronicles IV through VII, but of much smaller size and cruder design obviously a relic of pre expansion days. Within the remnants of the ship was found a small box of metal covered with several thicknesses of tar and wax impregnated fabric which had been mostly destroyed... Continue reading book >>




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