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The laughter of dead kings

Author: Elizabeth Peters
Publisher: London : Constable, 2008.
Series: Vicky Bliss murder mystery.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Munich, where Vicky is an assistant curator at the city's National Museum, she and her longtime love, John Tregarth (formerly Sir John Smythe, notorious art thief), are shocked when their friend Feisal, the Inspector of Antiquities for all Upper Egypt, arrives unexpectedly and informs them that King Tut's mummy has been stolen from its tomb in the Valley of the Kings and that John is the prime suspect. Vicky and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Vicky Bliss, (Fictitious character); Vicky Bliss, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Peters
ISBN: 9781845297084 1845297083
OCLC Number: 190777593
Description: vii, 340 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Vicky Bliss murder mystery.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Peters.

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The heist of the century has taken place in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, and Vicki's on/off boyfriend, Sir John Smythe, is a prime suspect. Pursued by Interpol, the Egyptian police, rival gangs of  Read more...

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