Essays Tagged: "Robert Langdon"

Summary and Opinion on the Hit Novel The Da Vinci Code

us and private life of one of the most respected painters, Leonardo Da Vinci. The novel begins with Robert Langdon, a Harvard University professor of Religious Symbology, in The Paris Ritz Hotel after ... uniere, the curator of the Louvre in Paris is murdered, a message is scribbled on the floor to find Robert Landon. The police assume Langdon has killed the elderly man and want to take him into custod ...

(6 pages) 172 5 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

The Da Vinci Code and religion

eave gruesome clues at the scene that only his granddaughter, noted cryptographer Sophie Neveu, and Robert Langdon, a famed symbolist, can untangle. The duo becomes both suspects and detectives search ... il. Some want to protect it, some want to expose it, and some want to destroy it. Harvard professor Robert Langdon and Paris police cryptologist Sophie Neveu, equipped with secrets shared by the murde ...

(4 pages) 66 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Facts" in Dan Brown's Da Vinci Code; by: Katy

er.Brown took two strangers, brought them together and created the best mystery novel ever written. Robert Langdon, Harvard symbologist, and Sophie Neveu, an agent from DCPJ's cryptology department, w ... ster Abby. "Sir Leigh Teabing felt rueful as he gazed out over the barrel of his Medusa revolver at Robert Langdon and Sophie Neveu. 'My friends,' he said, 'since the moment you walked into my home la ...

(4 pages) 83 2 4.8 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Terror in the Vatican

mons is a jaw- dropping thriller that involves science, art, and murder.Harvard symbology professor Robert Langdon is the protagonist who finds himself at CERN, a Swiss nuclear research lab. It seems ... perfect for a lazy afternoon.If you read The Da Vinci Code, this plot will be very familiar to you: Robert receives another call in the middle of the night, he is taken to see another dead man killed ...

(2 pages) 28 0 3.7 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Da Vinci Code" by Dan Brown: Summary.

bers, and two lines of text on the ground in invisible ink.A police detective, Jerome Collet, calls Robert Langdon, the story's protagonist and a professor of symbology, and asks him to come to the Lo ... aped from the Louvre.Sophie also tells Langdon that the last line in the secret message, "P.S. Find Robert Langdon," was her grandfather's way of alerting her: P.S. are the initials of her grandfather ...

(6 pages) 52 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Da Vinci Code" by Dan Brown.

The Priory understands that releasing its information would throw the world in to a state of chaos. Robert Langdon, a symbologist who becomes very involved with the Priory of Sion, describes the funct ...

(4 pages) 41 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Review of "Da Vinci Code"

is set in Europe, in France and England. While on a business trip in Paris, Harvard symbol expert, Robert Langdon gets an urgent phone call, he is needed to help in the investigation of the murder of ...

(2 pages) 65 1 4.1 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Faith Prevails, Not Fact" - a book report following a theme in Dan Brown's book "The daVinci Code"

key characters have unswayable faith and act accordingly, carving out the fate of the protagonists, Robert Langdon and Sophie Neveu, and the outcome of the novel. A murderous albino, a recklessly dete ...

(3 pages) 54 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Da Vinci Code" by Dan Brown

bre una serie de novelas de suspense introduciendo la simbología y a su popular protagonista Robert Langdon, profesor de simbología y de arte religioso en Harvard. Pasó mucho tiem ... iles.Las novelas de Brown se han traducido y se han publicado en más de 30 idiomas.PersonajesRobert langdon.- Se trata del protagonista principal de la obre, en ella es descrito como un hombre ...

(7 pages) 28 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Da Vinci Code," "Rebecca," and Film Noir

e his perception of the world around him. Similarly, in "The Da Vinci Code," the hero of the novel, Robert Langdon, a professor of Symbology at Harvard University, is taken from his home in police cus ... taken from his home in police custody to a murder scene at the Louvre museum in Paris. Little does Robert know, his name was scrolled in blood on the floor by the murder victim and he is now the numb ...

(7 pages) 17 0 2.3 Mar/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

The Truth about Dan Brown's Da Vinci Code

nt of fact used to enhance a storyline.The Da Vinci Code is the story of the thrilling adventure of Robert Langdon. He becomes involved in the hunt for the truth behind the beginnings of Christianity ... historical information in his book is accurate. On the Today Show he stated, "Obviously, there are--Robert Langdon is fictional, but all of the art, architecture, secret rituals, secret societies, all ...

(6 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American