"Retired Army Ranger John Holliday has reluctantly settled into his teaching position at West Point when young Israeli archaeologist Rafi Wanounou comes to him with desperate news. Holliday's niece and Rafi's fiancée, Peggy, has been kidnapped while photographing the excavation of an ancient tomb in Egypt. Her captors are murderous fanatics known as the Brotherhood of the Temple of Isis. Holliday sets out with Rafi to find the only family he has...
When he and his crew uncover a five-hundred-year-old society hidden in the cauldron of the Amazon, John Holliday, trailed by hostile natives and an infamous tomb raider, comes face-to-face with the legendary Ark of the Covenant.