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William Doonan


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William Doonan is an archaeologist and professor of anthropology in Sacramento, CA.  He has spent many years conducting excavations in Central and South America.  He is also a veteran cruise ship lecturer, traveling the world and speaking on topics as diverse as the Trojan War, piracy in the Adriatic, and the peopling of the Americas. 


Doonan is also the author of three mystery novels.  Grave Passage and Mediterranean Grave  recount the adventures of an octogenarian detective who solves crimes on cruise ships.  His new archaeological mystery American Caliphate was released by Dark Oak Mysteries in April 2012


Doonan lives in Sacramento with his wife and two sons.  He blogs about undead conquistador mummies at


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American Caliphate

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Oak Tree Press
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Nothing decays on the north coast, not even faith. Archaeologists Jila Wells and Ben Juarez reluctantly return to Peru to join Professor Beckham’s distinguished team at Santiago de Paz pyramids. Jila is still haunted by the prior dig which ende...
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American Caliphate

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Grave Passage

Grave Passage
Mediterranean Grave

Mediterranean Grave

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