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Author: Wilbur A Smith
Publisher: London : Macmillan, 2007.
Series: Smith, Wilbur A. Ancient Egyptian., 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Egypt is struck by a series of terrible plagues that cripple the Kingdom, and then the ultimate disaster follows: the Nile fails. The waters that nourish and sustain the land dry up. Something catastrophic is taking place in the distant and totally unexplored depths of Africa from where the mighty river springs. In desperation, Pharoah sends for Taita, the only man who might be able to get through to the source of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Adventure stories
Adventure fiction
Action and adventure fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wilbur A Smith
ISBN: 1405005807 9781405005807 9781405005814 1405005815
OCLC Number: 156568861
Notes: Map on end pages.
Sequel to River God, The seventh scroll and Warlock.
Description: 503 pages : map ; 25 cm
Series Title: Smith, Wilbur A. Ancient Egyptian., 4.
Responsibility: Wilbur Smith.

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Another epic adventure set in Ancient Egypt from one of the world's most celebrated novelists  Read more...

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"Best historical novelist: I say Wilbur Smith."--Stephen King"Smith brings to life...the world of Egypt so much so you can almost feel the heat and taste the dust as the narrative builds to cracking Read more...

 
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