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Winchester Comm. PL - Winchester FIC WRE (Text) 76682000011084 Adult Fiction Available -

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  • Physical Description: 418 pages : 19 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Grosset and Dunlap, 1926.

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A cavalry unit, having crossed the Sahara to relieve a besieged French Foreign Legion fort, arrives to an eerie silence — the enemy has vanished, and the post's walls and ramparts are defended by dead men. The fort's commander, slain by a bayonet through the heart, clutches a letter that links the riddle of the desert massacre to another mystery, the long-ago and far-away theft of a sapphire known as the Blue Water. It was the scandalous disappearance of the Blue Water that led to the self-exile of Beau, the oldest of the Geste brothers.
Subject: France. Armée. Légion étrangère > Fiction.
Africa, North > History, Military > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.

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