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The Singer from Memphis

The Singer from Memphis

(2016)
(The sixth book in the Athenian Mysteries series)
A novel by

 
A historical murder mystery adventure that stretches from Classical Athens to Egypt in the footsteps of the first historian, Herodotus

Nicolaos, the only private investigator in ancient Athens, discovers that helping an author with his book research can be very dangerous. The would-be author Herodotus has hired Nico and his priestess wife, Diotima, to accompany him to Egypt to research that ancient country's history. Unfortunately, Egypt happens to be in the throes of a rebellion against its overlords, the Persian Empire. Pirates infest the sea route. Three different armies roam the Egyptian countryside. The river is full of crocodiles. Everywhere Nico turns, there's a secret agent ready to kill him, and he can't find a decent cup of wine anywhere. A simple historical investigation turns into a dangerous adventure of international espionage.

From the Hardcover edition.

Genre: Mystery
 
Used availability for Gary Corby's The Singer from Memphis


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Hardback Editions

August 2016 : USA Hardback
Title: The Singer From Memphis (An Athenian Mystery)
Author(s): Gary Corby
ISBN: 1-4104-9262-1 / 978-1-4104-9262-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press Large Print
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May 2016 : USA Hardback
Title: The Singer from Memphis (An Athenian Mystery)
Author(s): Gary Corby
ISBN: 1-61695-668-2 / 978-1-61695-668-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Soho Crime
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

May 2017 : USA Paperback
Title: The Singer from Memphis (An Athenian Mystery)
Author(s): Gary Corby
ISBN: 1-61695-807-3 / 978-1-61695-807-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Soho Crime
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

May 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Singer from Memphis (An Athenian Mystery)
Author(s): Gary Corby
Publisher: Soho Crime
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   



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