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The girl in the Nile a Mamur Zapt mystery by Michael Pearce

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Published by Poisoned Pen Press in Scottsdale, AZ .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Egypt,
  • Cairo (Egypt),
  • Cairo

Subjects:

  • Owen, Gareth Cadwallader (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
  • Police -- Egypt -- Cairo -- Fiction.,
  • British -- Egypt -- Fiction.,
  • Egypt -- Politics and government -- Fiction.,
  • Cairo (Egypt) -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMichael Pearce.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6066.E166 M26 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination230 p. ;
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3575598M
ISBN 101590580532
LC Control Number2002115092
OCLC/WorldCa52510271

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Get this from a library! The girl in the Nile: a Mamur Zapt mystery. [Michael Pearce] -- In colonial Egypt, Captain Garth Owen of the British police investigates the drowning of a woman from the yacht of a local prince, his work hampered by the disappearance of her body, as well as. Book Club Review: The Mamur Zapt and the Girl in the Nile by Michael Pearce Our book club's pick for January was THE MAMUR ZAPT AND THE GIRL IN THE NILE. For December of last year, we had aread a historical novel (SILVER LIES, by Ann Parker) that we greatly enjoyed, and we were hoping to replicate the experience/5. The girl of the title has been seen dead on a sandbank in the Nile but when the police arrive the body has vanished. The hunt for the body begins. The Mamur Zapt, head of Secret Police, is involved because the girl is thought to have fallen off the boat belonging to an heir to the throne of s: 4. I read "Reflections in the Nile" for a book club. Having loved Outlander I thought this might be a lot of fun. Time travel? Ancient Egypt? What could go wrong? A bit, as it turns out. Chloe is a girl from the twentieth century visiting her sister, and Egyptologist on a dig, for the Christmas holiday and her birthday/5(76).

  The girls are sent to this high school perched on the ridge of the Nile in order to become the feminine elite of the country and to escape the dangers of the outside world. For her most recent work and first novel - Notre-Dame du Nil, originally published in March with Gallimard in French - Mukasonga immerses us in a school for young girls /5(). 1, books based on votes: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson, Girl with a Pearl Earring by T. Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: A classic historical mystery from award-winning Michael Pearce, in which the body of a young woman washes up in the Nile and the Mamur Zapt is drawn into the seedy world of Egyptian politics. Called away from a routine arms search to examine the corpse of a young woman who's fallen from a pleasure boat moored in the Nile, Gareth Cadwallader Owen, the Mamur Zapt of Cairo (The Mamur Zapt and the Men Behind, , etc.), finds that the body has already disappeared.