Mater terribilisBook - 2003 | Italian
Cahors ( France ), 1362 . Nicolas Eymerich , Inquisitor General of the Kingdom of Aragon , is sent on a mission to investigate the death of two of his brothers, and the strange circumstances in which the two bodies were found. Gradually during its investigation will witness miracles: a flock of hungry kites , abnormal temporal friars deformed and crazy. All these events are related to a text alchemical 's Aurora Consurgens , apocryphal attributed to Thomas Aquinas , and the figure of the Mater terribilis, the embodiment of femininity hostile and destructive. In the same land, seventy years later, there will be the glorious and tragic events of Joan of Arc and Gilles de Rais during the Hundred Years' War . While in the twenty-first century , the armies of soldiers belonging to the polyploid RACHE, mosaics and soldiers in the ranks of Euroforce massacred, spurred by electronic demonic illusions.
Publisher: Milano : Oscar Mondadori, 2003.
Characteristics: 454 pages ; 18 cm.