A NovelBook - 1989
From Library Staff
The search for a fabulous, gold-and-silver, bejeweled chess set that once belonged to Charlemagne and buried for a thousand years...
"The Eight," by Katherine Neville, is part historical fiction, part conspiracy theory, and part action-thriller. This gripping page-turner follows the search for a legendary chess set once owned by Charlemagne. This is an adventure novel of great fun!