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The Golden One: An Amelia Peabody Novel of Suspense (Mass Market Paperbound)

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Description


A richly woven tale of greed, treachery, intrigue, and murder in a breathtaking realm of ancient wonders and crumbling splendor

A new year, 1917, is dawning, and the Great War that ravages the world shows no sign of abating. In these perilous times, archaeologist Amelia Peabody and her extended family must confront shocking dangers. But it is son Ramses who faces the most dire threat, answering a call that will carry him to the fabled seaport of Gaza on a mission as personal as it is perilouswhere death will be the certain consequence of exposure. While far away, Ramses's beautiful wife, Nefret, guards a secret of her own. . . .

About the Author


Elizabeth Peters earned her Ph.D. in Egyptology from the University of Chicago's famed Oriental Institute. She was named Grand Master at the inaugural Anthony Awards in 1986 and Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America in 1998. In 2003, she received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Malice Domestic Convention. She lives in a historic farmhouse in western Maryland.

Praise For…


“Unputdownable...the wily charm isn’t flagging.”
-The Guardian (London)

Product Details
ISBN: 9780061999239
ISBN-10: 0061999237
Publisher: Harper
Publication Date: February 22nd, 2011
Pages: 640
Language: English