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Guardian of the horizon

Author: Elizabeth Peters
Publisher: New York : Avon Books, 2005, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ousted from their most recent archaeological dig and banned forever from the Valley of the Kings, the Emersons are spending a quiet summer at home in Kent, England, when a mysterious messenger arrives. Claiming to be the teenage brother of their dear friend, Tarek, Prince of the mysterious Lost Oasis, the charismatic herald brings troubling news of a strange malady that has struck down Tarek's heir and conveys his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Amelia Peabody, (Fictitious character); Amelia Peabody, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Peters
ISBN: 0061032468 9780061032462
OCLC Number: 58730230
Description: 399 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Elizabeth Peters.
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Ousted from their most recent archaeological dig and banned forever from the Valley of the Kings, the Emersons are spending a quiet summer at home in Kent, England, when a mysterious messenger arrives. Claiming to be the teenage brother of their dear friend, Tarek, Prince of the mysterious Lost Oasis, the charismatic herald brings troubling news of a strange malady that has struck down Tarek's heir and conveys his brother's urgent need for help only th Emersons can provide. The family sets off in secret for the land time forgot to a mountain fortress from which they narrowly escaped ten years before.

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