Books by John M. Adams

THE MILLIONAIRE AND THE MUMMIES by John M. Adams
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 25, 2013

"Adams presents Davis warts and all, as a callous, scheming tycoon who amassed a fortune and then did an about-face and behaved with honesty, responsibility and generosity as he transformed archaeology from glorified grave robbing to a science."
Long before Lord Carnarvon and Howard Carter discovered King Tut's tomb, Theodore Davis (1837-1915) was the driving force in the exploration of the Valley of the Kings. Adams vividly portrays the unlikely robber baron who set the standards for archaeology. Read full book review >