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The Resource King of kings, Wilbur Smith, with Imogen Robertson

King of kings, Wilbur Smith, with Imogen Robertson

Label
King of kings
Title
King of kings
Statement of responsibility
Wilbur Smith, with Imogen Robertson
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cairo, 1888. A beautiful September day. Penrod Ballantyne and his fiancée, Amber Benbrook, stroll hand in hand. The future is theirs for the taking. But when Penrod's jealous former lover, Lady Agatha, plants doubt about his character, Amber leaves him and travels to the wilds of Abyssinia with her twin sister, Saffron, and her adventurer husband, Ryder Courtney. On a mission to establish a silver mine, they make the dangerous journey to the new capital of Addis Ababa, where they are welcomed by Menelik, the King of Kings. But Italy has designs on Abyssinia, and there are rumours of a plan to invade... Back in Cairo, a devastated Penrod seeks oblivion in the city's opium dens. When he is rescued by his old friend, Lorenzo De Fonseca, now in the Italian army, and offered the chance to assess the situation around the Abyssinian border, Penrod leaps at the chance of action. With storm clouds gathering, and on opposing sides of the invasion, can Penrod and Amber find their way back to one another -- against all the odds?
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NjBwBT
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Smith, Wilbur A
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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1973-
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Robertson, Imogen
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  • Courtney family (Fictitious characters)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Soldiers
  • Sisters
  • Cairo (Egypt)
  • Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Label
King of kings, Wilbur Smith, with Imogen Robertson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sequel to: The triump of the sun
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00324745
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
448 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Whitehots
Isbn
9781499862010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
King of kings, Wilbur Smith, with Imogen Robertson
Publication
Note
Sequel to: The triump of the sun
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00324745
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
448 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Whitehots
Isbn
9781499862010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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