The last camel died at noon

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Robinson, 2002 - Fiction - 390 pages
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Review: The Last Camel Died at Noon (Amelia Peabody #6)

User Review  - Lisa - Goodreads

Hooray for Amelia Peabody Emerson, Egyptoligist, intrepid sleuth and advocate of the poor and downtrodden. This book was not the typical mystery. There is no dead body (except the camel, of course ... Read full review

Review: The Last Camel Died at Noon (Amelia Peabody #6)

User Review  - Anna-Sofie - Goodreads

I only realised this was part of a series, when I returned home from the library...but apparently it's the only one translated into Danish so far. Amelia Peabody, her husband Emerson, and ther son ... Read full review


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Author Barbara Mertz was born in Canton, Illinois on September 29, 1927. She graduated with a Ph.D. in Egyptology from the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago in 1952. Her first three works were non-fiction titles dealing with topics in her field of study. These titles, "Temples, Tombs and Hieroglyphs," "Red Land, Black Land" and "Two Thousand Years in Rome" were written using her true name. She also writes novels under the pseudonymns Barbara Michaels and Elizabeth Peters. She is the author of the Amelia Peabody series, the Vicky Bliss series, and the Jacqueline Kirby series. In 1989, she won an Agatha for Naked Once More.

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