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Power of the Sword

(1986)
(The fifth book in the Courtney series)
A novel by

 
 
In the harsh and beautiful land of South Africa, races clash in an unequal struggle for justice that divides a family and inflames a whole continent. Manfred De La Rey, hard and lean as a desert lion, allows a blind, raging anger to catapult him to a dangerous success. While Shasa Courtney, his brother, strives to give meaning to his country's uncertain future, he is trapped in the inevitable rush of history.

Genre: Historical
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Hardback Editions

November 1999 : UK Hardback
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Title: Power Of The Sword (The Courtneys of Africa)
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
ISBN: 0-333-78207-0 / 978-0-333-78207-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
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November 1987 : UK Hardback
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Title: Power of the Sword
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
ISBN: 1-85057-123-6 / 978-1-85057-123-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Large Print Books
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August 1987 : USA Hardback
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Title: Power of the Sword
Author(s): Wilbur A Smith
ISBN: 0-89621-799-X / 978-0-89621-799-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Pr
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September 1986 : USA Hardback
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Title: Power of the Sword
Author(s): Wilbur A Smith
ISBN: 0-316-80171-2 / 978-0-316-80171-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Little Brown & Co
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April 1986 : UK Hardback
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Title: Power of the Sword
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
ISBN: 0-434-71417-8 / 978-0-434-71417-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd
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1986 : Canada Hardback
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Title: Power of the Sword
Author(s): Smith W
ISBN: 0-7737-2085-5 / 978-0-7737-2085-5 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Book Club Associates
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Paperback Editions

June 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: Power of the Sword: The Courtney Series 5 (Courtneys 05)
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
ISBN: 1-78576-686-4 / 978-1-78576-686-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Zaffre
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June 2018 : USA Paperback
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Title: Power of the Sword (The Courtney Series: The Burning Shore Sequence)
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
ISBN: 1-4998-6072-2 / 978-1-4998-6072-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Zaffre
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May 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: Power of the Sword (The Courtneys of Africa)
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
ISBN: 1-4472-2172-9 / 978-1-4472-2172-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
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February 2007 : USA Paperback
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Title: Power of the Sword (Courtney Family Adventures)
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
ISBN: 1-250-12443-3 / 978-1-250-12443-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: A Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin's Griffin
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February 2007 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Power of the Sword (Courtney Family Adventures)
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
ISBN: 0-312-94081-5 / 978-0-312-94081-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks
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May 1987 : UK Paperback
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Title: Power of the Sword
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
ISBN: 0-330-29764-3 / 978-0-330-29764-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
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September 1995 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Power of the Sword
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
ISBN: 0-7493-0728-5 / 978-0-7493-0728-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Mandarin
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September 1987 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Power of the Sword
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
ISBN: 0-449-21414-1 / 978-0-449-21414-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Fawcett
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December 1989 : UK Paperback

Title: Power of the Sword
Author(s): Smith
ISBN: 1-85848-040-X / 978-1-85848-040-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Listen for Pleasure
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March 1987 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Power of the Sword
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
ISBN: 0-449-21427-3 / 978-0-449-21427-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Fawcett
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Audio Editions

February 2009 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Power of the Sword (The Courtneys of Africa)
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
ISBN: 0-230-73572-X / 978-0-230-73572-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan Digital Audio
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May 2007 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Power of the Sword: Courtney 2, Book 2
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
Publisher: Bonnier Zaffre
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May 2007 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Power of the Sword: Courtney 2, Book 2
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
Publisher: Bonnier Zaffre
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November 1999 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: The Power of the Sword
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
ISBN: 0-333-78164-3 / 978-0-333-78164-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

January 2018 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Power of the Sword (The Courtney Series: The Burning Shore Sequence Book 2)
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
Publisher: Zaffre
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January 2018 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Power of the Sword: The Courtney Series 5
Author(s): Wilbur Smith
Publisher: Zaffre
Availability: Amazon UK