A Cold Touch of Ice

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HarperCollins Publishers Limited, Nov 1, 2009 - Detective and mystery stories - 224 pages
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The world is changing around Mamur Zapt, British Chief of Cairo's Secret Police. It's 1912 and there's a war on that no one's ever heard of. A man is killed. Is this an attempt at the beginning of some sort of ethnic cleansing campaign?

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In Egypt, during the year 1912, rising nationalistic fervor is making the work of Gareth Owen more complicated. Owen is the the Mamur Zapt, the British Chief of the secret police in Cairo. years ago ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Michael Pearce lives in London and is the author of fourteen Mamur Zapt novels, including The Mamur Zapt and the Spoils of Egypt, for which he was awarded the Crime Writers' Association's prestigious Last Laugh Award.

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