Land of marvels / Barry Unsworth.
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- ISBN: 9781602853997 (lg. print : library binding : alk. paper)
- ISBN: 1602853991 (lg. print : library binding : alk. paper)
- Physical Description: 335 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
- Edition: Center Point large print ed.
- Publisher: Thorndike, Me. : Center Point Pub., 2009.
John Somerville, a British archeologist, worries that his new discovery, an ancient tomb, will be compromised by the construction--funded by Germany--of a new railway line. At the excavation site, Somerville's wife, Edith, wonders if her marriage has fizzled, especially after the arrival of Alex Elliott, a handsome American posing as a geologist but secretly searching for new sources of oil. Meanwhile, Jehar, an Arab confidence man, brings often fabricated messages to Somerville, warning him that the Germans are quickly approaching. The tension between the players--all eager to claim rights to what the land provides--builds toward a violent, unexpected finale.
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