A Biblical Crime Novel by Jeffrey Briskin

Two messiah candidates. One crime of Biblical proportions. A gripping holiday read. 

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In the year 1 AD, Senior Constable Gidon of the Bethlehem Town Watch investigates the theft of three treasures given by visiting scholars as a messiah blessing to the newborn son of a family of Nazarenes lodging in a barn. 

But what begins as a simple investigation soon escalates into a tale of murder, politics and religious conflicts that threaten to shatter the uneasy peace of a nation suffering under the yoke of Roman oppression. 

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