Crocodile on the sandbank: Amelia Peabody Series, Book 1

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On the death of her father, 32-year old Victorian heiress Amelia Peabody travels Egypt to indulge her interest in Egyptology. She travels with Evelyn Barton-Forbes and her trusty parasol which comes in handy on more than one occasion. In Cairo the pair meet archaeologists Radcliffe and Walter Emerson and sparks fly between Radcliffe and Amelia. The groups meet again at Emerson's excavation where Amelia saves Radcliffe's life and takes charge of his precious archaeological site. The four then band together to discover why the locals will no longer report to work and to try to find a missing mummy who walks the night. An historical mystery with amusing repartee between a strong-willed Amelia and an equally pigheaded Radcliffe in an exotic setting and time.
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subject_facet Archaeologists' spouses, Archaeologists' spouses -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, Egypt, Egypt -- Fiction, Egyptology, Egyptology -- Fiction, FICTION / Literary, FICTION / Mystery & Detective / General, Fiction, Heiresses -- Fiction, Historical fiction, Mystery & Detective, Mystery fiction, Peabody, Amelia (Fictitious character), Peabody, Amelia (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Women archaeologists, Women archaeologists -- Fiction
title_display Crocodile on the sandbank
title_full Crocodile on the Sandbank Amelia Peabody Series, Book 1, Crocodile on the Sandbank [eBook] Peters, Elizabeth, Crocodile on the Sandbank [sound recording] / by Elizabeth Peters, Crocodile on the sandbank / Elizabeth Peters, Crocodile on the sandbank [electronic resource] / Elizabeth Peters
title_short Crocodile on the sandbank
title_sub Amelia Peabody Series, Book 1
topic_facet Archaeologists' spouses, Detective and mystery stories, Egyptology, Fiction, Heiresses, Historical Fiction, Mystery, Peabody, Amelia (Fictitious character), Women archaeologists