Self-declared Defence Minister Ivan Savitch, operating in a Baltic country without the consent of its democratically elected Prime Minister, is responsible for the death or imprisonment of more than one hundred dissidents. Savitch has, however, recently learned that someone has kept records of his atrocities over the years and hidden them away in an ancient relic, the Cross of St. Bonaface, which, since then, has been stolen from his county's National Museum. Savitch is convinced that the man behind the theft is Father Thomas Vallis, a priest who has openly criticized Savitch and his methods. Despite no evidence to confirm this theory, Savitch has imprisoned Vallis in the notorious prison of "The Tower." There he will remain until he either talks or dies. Jim Phelps and his team of agents are assigned to the mission of freeing Father Vallis from the high security prison. In addition, they must find the hidden records of all of Savitch's crimes - records which will, undoubtedly, put ... Written by
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Carbon 14 dating is very inaccurate if the test sample has ever been wet with water. See more
Carbon-14 dating is used to estimate the age of organic remains about 58,000 to 62,000 years old, therefore it can't be used as suggested by Jim Phelps in this story. See more
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