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Eternal Footman, the (1999) [Novel]
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Series: Godhead
Part: 3

Summary (From the publisher):

God's body has self-destructed and His skull is now in orbit directly above Times Square, prompting a plague of "death awareness" across the Western hemisphere. The United States begins to resemble fourteenth-century Europe during the Black Death-with some unique twenty-first-century twists-a bloody battle on a New Jersey golf course between Jews and anti-Semites; a modern theater troupe's stirring dramatization of the Gilgamesh epic; a post-death debate between Martin Luther and Erasmus; and the most chilling capitalist villain ever, Dr. Adrian Lucido, founder of a new pagan church and inventor of a cure worse than any disease. Two people fight to preserve life and sanity, Nora Burkhart, a schoolteacher who will stop at nothing to save her only son, and Gerard Korty, a brilliant sculptor struggling to create a masterwork that will heal the metaphysical wounds caused by God's abdication.

Original title: The Eternal Footman
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience FictionReligionGod

Edition #1: The Eternal Footman

The Eternal Footman (1999)
Edition Details:

Language: English

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The Eternal Footman (October 1, 2000)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Mariner Books
ISBN: 015601081X
Dimensions: 5.3 x 8.0 x 1.0
Pages: 368

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