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Tomb of the golden bird

Author: Elizabeth Peters
Publisher: London : Constable, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is 1922. Convinced that the tomb of the little-known pharaoh Tutankhamon lies somewhere in the Valley of the Kings, Emerson has tried to persuade his rivals Lord Carnavon and Howard Carter to hand over their digging rights in the valley to him -- but to no avail. Emerson is disappointed, but back in Luxor an incident at the hotel the Emerson-Peabody clan is staying in provides a distraction. Emerson and Ramses  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Amelia Peabody, (Fictitious character); Amelia Peabody, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Peters
ISBN: 9781845293369 1845293363
OCLC Number: 63186801
Description: 354 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Elizabeth Peters.

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In 1922 - convinced that the tomb of the little-known King Tutankhamon lies somewhere in the Valley of the Kings, Emerson has tried to persuade his rivals Lord Carnavon and Howard Carter to hand over  Read more...

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