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The Resource Pharaoh, David Gibbins

Pharaoh, David Gibbins

Label
Pharaoh
Title
Pharaoh
Statement of responsibility
David Gibbins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
1334 BC: Akhenaten the Sun-Pharoah rules supreme in Egypt. The young Tutahkhamun is groomed to be his successor. But then Akhenaten disappears and his legacy is seemingly swallowed up by the sands that lie under modern Cairo and the great pyramids of Giza ...AD 1885: A half-crazed man appears claiming to know of a vast lost labyrinth beneath modern Cairo, of canals and palaces and tombs. His story won't be believed for almost thirty years, with the discovery of Tutahkhamun's tomb in 1924. Present-day: Jack Howard and his team are excavating one of the most amazing underwater sites they have ever encountered. They hear the story of the crazed engineer. What follows is a rollercoaster ride of adventure and action, as they dive into the Nile into a world three thousand years back in history, inhabited by a people who have sworn to guard the greatest secret of all time..
Member of
Summary
As Jack Howard and his team excavate one of the most amazing ancient underwater sites they have ever seen, they sense that ancient forces are watching to see what they discover. During a dive into the Nile, they enter a three thousand year old world and face a people who have sworn to protect the greatest secret in history.
Theme
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10273007
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gibbins, David J. L
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Jack Howard novels
Series volume
0007
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  • Marine archaeologists
  • Howard, Jack (Fictitious character)
  • Secrets
  • Underwater archaeology
  • Pharaohs
  • Egypt
Target audience
adult
Label
Pharaoh, David Gibbins
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000051285118
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
367 p.
Isbn
9780755354023
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
maps
Label
Pharaoh, David Gibbins
Publication
Control code
000051285118
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
367 p.
Isbn
9780755354023
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
maps

Library Locations

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