By R. Russell Brown
Published: July 9, 2011.
Considered a middle-aged loner, Dan Crandell retires from the military to resume his favorite hobby of archeology. The attractive Beth Hornsby literally stumbles into his canyon dig site, asking him to solve the mystery of her missing father. When he agrees to help, the cold trail turns into more of an adventure than either had counted on: involving murder, theft, and ancient cultures.