By Elizabeth Peters
Amelia Peabody, that indomitable fabricated from the Victorian age, embarks on her debut Egyptian event armed with unshakable self-confidence, a magazine to list her techniques, and, after all, a strong umbrella. On her approach to Cairo, Amelia rescues younger Evelyn Barton-Forbes, who has been deserted via her scoundrel lover. jointly the 2 girls sail up the Nile to an archeological web site run by way of the Emerson brothers-the irascible yet speeding Radcliffe and the amiable Walter. quickly their little social gathering is elevated via one-one mummy that's, and a singularly energetic instance of the species.
Strange visitations, suspicious injuries, and a botched kidnapping persuade Amelia that there's a plot afoot to hurt Evelyn. Now Amelia reveals herself up opposed to an unknown enemy-and perilous forces that threaten to make her first Egyptian journey additionally her final . . .
Praise for Elizabeth Peters and Crocodile at the Sandbank
"A author so well known that the general public library has to maintain her books below lock and key." -Washington submit booklet World
"Grand perspectives of Egyptian antiquities . . . a glowing series." -Marilyn Stasio, New York instances ebook Review
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