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The lost army of Cambyses

Author: Paul Sussman; Gordon Griffin
Publisher: Rothley, Leics. [Leicestershire, England] : W.F. Howes ; Prince Frederick, Md. : Distributed by Recorded Books, ℗2004.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 532 BC, the Persian pharaoh Cambyses dispatched an army across Egypt's western desert to destroy the oracle at Siwa. Legend has it that somewhere in the middle of the Great Dune Sea his army was overwealmed by a sandstorm and lost forever. Two and a half millennia later, a mutilated corpse is washed up on the banks of the Nile at Luxor, an antiques dealer is savagely murdered in Cairo, and a British archaeologist  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Sussman; Gordon Griffin
ISBN: 1845050657 9781845050658
OCLC Number: 56596295
Notes: In container (22 cm.).
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"Fiction"--Container.
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Performer(s): Narrated by Gordon Griffin.
Description: 11 audiocassettes (approximately 16 hr., 15 min.) : analog
Responsibility: Paul Sussman.

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In 532 BC, the Persian pharaoh Cambyses dispatched an army across Egypt's western desert to destroy the oracle at Siwa. Legend has it that somewhere in the middle of the Great Dune Sea his army was overwealmed by a sandstorm and lost forever. Two and a half millennia later, a mutilated corpse is washed up on the banks of the Nile at Luxor, an antiques dealer is savagely murdered in Cairo, and a British archaeologist is found dead at the ancient necropolis of Saqqara.

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