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The African equation

Author: Yasmina Khadra; Howard Curtis
Publisher: London : Gallic Books, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Kurt Krausmann's settled existence as a Frankfurt doctor is torn apart when his wife commits suicide. Unable to make sense of what happened, he agrees to join his friend Hans on a humanitarian mission to the Comoros. But as they sail through the Gulf of Aden their boat is boarded by pirates. The two men are taken hostage and imprisoned in a cave on the East African coast. Their ordeal is just beginning: the hostile  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Novels
Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Political / legal thriller
Adventure
Fiction: general & literary
Thriller / suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yasmina Khadra; Howard Curtis
ISBN: 9781908313706 1908313706
OCLC Number: 875240405
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: Originally published in France as L'Équation africaine by Éditions Julliard, 2011.
Description: 336 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Équation africaine.
Responsibility: Yasmina Khadra ; translated from the French by Howard Curtis.
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First published in France as L'aEquation africaine by aEditions Julliard, 2011.  Read more...

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