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The Snake, the Crocodile and the Dog - a book by Peters, Elizabeth

The Snake, the Crocodile and the Dog

The Snake, the Crocodile and the Dog( )
Author: Peters, Elizabeth
Series title:Amelia Peabody #7 Ser.
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Grand Central Publishing
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $10.00
Book Description:

With Nefret, now a ward of Amelia and Emerson, and Ramses at home pursuing their studies, the couple returns to Amarna in 1898 for a dig that promises to be just like old times. The trip turns out to be more like old times than they plan, however, when they become the targets of a Master Criminal's evil plot. Emerson is kidnapped, and Amelia rescues him to discover that he has lost his memory. Tantalizingly close to her most important discovery yet, a tomb that may have been...
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Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Historical
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):4.25 x 7.5 x 1.125 Inches
Book Weight:0.57 Pounds
Author Biography
Peters, Elizabeth (Author)
Barbara Mertz was born on September 29, 1927 in Astoria, Illinois. She received a bachelor's degree in 1947, a master's degree in 1950 and doctorate in Egyptology in 1952 from the University of Chicago. She wrote a few books using her real name including Temples, Tombs and Hieroglyphs (1964), Red Land, Black Land (1966), and Two Thousand Years in Rome (1968). She also wrote under the pen names Barbara Michaels and Elizabeth Peters.

She made her fiction debut, The Master of Blacktower, under the name Barbara Michaels in 1966. She wrote over two dozen novels using this pen name including Sons of the Wolf, Someone in the House, Vanish with the Rose, Dancing Floor, and Other Worlds.

Her debut novel under the pen name Elizabeth Peters was The Jackal's Head in 1968. She also wrote the Amelia Peabody series and Vicky Bliss Mystery series using this name. She died on August 8, 2013 at the age of 85.


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