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Caldwell, Ian 1976-

Overview
Works: 28 works in 264 publications in 24 languages and 10,418 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Bildungsromans  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3603.A435, 813.6
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Most widely held works by Ian Caldwell
The rule of four by Ian Caldwell( Book )

110 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 4,787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ivy league murder, a mysterious coded manuscript, and the secrets of a Renaissance prince collide memorably in THE RULE OF FOUR -- a brilliant work of fiction that weaves together suspense and scholarship, high art and unimaginable treachery. It's Easter at Princeton. Seniors are scrambling to finish their theses. And two students, Tom Sullivan and Paul Harris, are a hair's breadth from solving the mysteries of the Hypnerotomachia Poliphili--a renowned text attributed to an Italian nobleman, a work that has baffled scholars since its publication in 1499. For Tom, their research has been a link to his family's past -- and an obstacle to the woman he loves. For Paul, it has become an obsession, the very reason for living. But as their deadline looms, research has stalled -- until a long-lost diary surfaces with a vital clue. And when a fellow researcher is murdered just hours later, Tom and Paul realize that they are not the first to glimpse the Hypnerotomachia 's secrets. Suddenly the stakes are raised, and as the two friends sift through the codes and riddles at the heart of the text, they are beginning to see the manuscript in a new light--not simply as a story of faith, eroticism and pedantry, but as a bizarre, coded mathematical maze. And as they come closer and closer to deciphering the final puzzle of a book that has shattered careers, friendships and families, they know that their own lives are in mortal danger. Because at least one person has been killed for knowing too much. And they know even more. From the streets of fifteenth-century Rome to the rarified realm of the Ivy League, from a shocking 500 year-old murder scene to the drama of a young man's coming of age, THE RULE OF FOUR takes us on an entertaining, illuminating tour of history--as it builds to a pinnacle of nearly unbearable suspense
The fifth gospel : a novel by Ian Caldwell( Book )

31 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From Ian Caldwell, coauthor of the international sensation The Rule of Four. 49 weeks on the NYT list, nearly 2 million copies sold, translated into 35 languages comes a masterful intellectual thriller set inside the Vatican that is ten years in the making and on par with classic bestsellers like The Secret History and The Name of the Rose."--
The rule of four : [a novel] by Ian Caldwell( Recording )

37 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 2,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Princeton. Good Friday. 1999. On the eve of graduation, two students are a hairsbreadth from solving the mysteries of the Hypnerotomachia Poliphili. Famous for its hypnotic power over those who study it, the five-hundred-year-old Hypnerotomachia may finally reveal its secrets--to Tom Sullivan, whose father was obsessed with the book, and Paul Harris, whose future depends on it. As the deadline looms, research has stalled--until an ancient diary surfaces"--Container
The fifth gospel : a novel by Ian Caldwell( Recording )

11 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2004, as Pope John Paul II's reign enters its twilight, a mysterious exhibit is under construction at the Vatican Museums. A week before it is scheduled to open, its curator is murdered. The same night, a violent break-in rocks the home of the curator's research partner, Father Alex, a priest who lives inside the Vatican with his young son. When the papal police fail to identify a suspect in either crime, Father Alex, desperate to keep his family safe, undertakes his own investigation
Il codice del quattro by Ian Caldwell( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een student raakt bezeten van een waardevol, cryptische en tot nu toe onontcijferbaar Italiaans boek uit de 15e eeuw
La règle de quatre by Ian Caldwell( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in French and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Depuis 1499, des savants tentent de décoder un chef-d'oeuvre de la Renaissance, Le Songe de Poliphile. Ecrit en cinq langues, orné de gravures érotiques et violentes, ce texte a résisté à tous les assauts, brisé des destins, des amitiés et des vies. Pourtant, deux étudiants de Princeton osent s'y mesurer et, au fil de messages cachés, découvrent l'histoire d'un prince du Quattrocento et l'existence d'une crypte secrète qui recèle des trésors inouïs. Ils croyaient échapper à la malédiction de cette énigme. Mais pour la défendre, certains sont prêts à mourir, et à tuer
4 ŭi kyuch'ik : yŏksa ch'uri sosŏl by Ian Caldwell( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in Korean and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pravilo chetyrekh by Ian Caldwell( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Russian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belladonna Dokumentet by Ian Caldwell( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Danish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

4̓ün kuralı by Ian Caldwell( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Turkish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pravilo štirih by Ian Caldwell( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Slovenian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belladonna Dokumentet by Ian Caldwell( Recording )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Danish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La regle de quatre by Ian Caldwell( Recording )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in French and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A l'université de Princeton, Paul Harris met la dernière main à son mémoire qui porte sur "Le songe de Poliphile", un manuscrit de la Renaissance mêlant érotisme et violence et qui contient une énigme que personne n'a réussi à percer. Avec son ami Tom Sullivan, il va se lancer dans la quête d'une vérité qui a déjà brisé des destins, des amitiés et des rêves
Tim Bergmann liest Das letzte Geheimnis by Ian Caldwell( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den sista hemligheten by Ian Caldwell( Recording )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Swedish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O enigma do quatro by Ian Caldwell( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

4 ŭi kyuch'ik . yŏksa ch'uri sosŏl by Ian Caldwell( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in Korean and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Misterul manuscrisului : [roman] by Ian Caldwell( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Romanian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pravidlo štyroch by Ian Caldwell( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Slovak and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ATwo Princeton University seniors are struggling to solve the mysteries of the Hypnerotomachia Poliphili, a cryptic text that has baffled scholars for 500 years. When a long-lost clue surfaces, they have a chance to decipher the final secret. But when a fellow scholar of the text is murdered for knowing too much, Tom and Paul make a frightening realization - they know even more
<> by Ian Caldwell( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Thai and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The rule of four
Alternative Names
Caldwell, Ian MacKinnon 1976-

Ian Caldwell Amerikaans romanschrijver

Koldvels, Ians 1976-

Иън Колдуел

ایان کالدول

イアン・コールドウェル

コールドウェル, イアン

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