Manhunt PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Manhunt free pdf Egypt, 518 BC. Kel, a young scribe recently hired by the prestigious guild of interpreters, thinks his future is secure. But following a party to which he should not have been invited, he arrives at work one day to find his boss and colleagues murdered. Are their deaths linked to a mysterious encrypted papyrus that the specialists were meant to decipher? Believing his life to be in danger, Kel absconds with the precious document, thus becoming prime suspect at the centre of an intrigue of State. Hunted by the authorities, Kel enrols the help of his friend Bebon and the beautiful Nitis, priestess of the goddess Neith. Egypt meanwhile faces an uncertain future. Will the Greek mercenaries hired by the pharaoh Amasis be able to defend the country against the greed of the fearsome Persians? Who is plotting against Kel, and why? When human beings choose to follow a path paved with violence and injustice, they cannot avoid the vengeance of the gods ...

About Christian Jacq

Born in Paris in 1947, Christian Jacq is one of the world's leading Egyptologists. He is the author of many novels on Ancient Egypt, including the bestselling RAMSES series and THE MYSTERIES OF OSIRIS series. His novels have sold more than 27 million copies worldwide and have been translated into 30 languages. Christian Jacq lives in Switzerland.

Details Book

Author : Christian Jacq
Publisher : Simon
Data Published : 01 October 2007
ISBN : 1847370578
EAN : 9781847370570
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 384 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Manhunt



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • The Judge of Egypt Trilogy free pdfThe Judge of Egypt Trilogy

    Summoned to investigate the mysterious deaths of five guards standing watch over the great tomb of Kheops. a young novice judge finds himself embroiled in a hotbed of greed and corruption. For Judge Pazair's refusal to sign a document he doesn't understand has led him to uncover a monstrous plot to assassinate the pharaoh..


  • The Divine Worshipper free pdfThe Divine Worshipper

    528 BC. In a tormented Egypt. threatened both by the Greeks' over-mighty influence and the Persians' desire for conquest. the struggle for power has taken the form of a deadly conspiracy - and young scribe Kel finds himself unjustly accused of murder..


  • The Divine Worshipper free pdfThe Divine Worshipper

    528 BC. In a tormented Egypt. threatened both by the Greeks' over-mighty influence and the Persians' desire for conquest. the struggle for power has taken the form of a deadly conspiracy - and young scribe Kel finds himself unjustly accused of murder..


  • The Shipwrecked Sailor free pdfThe Shipwrecked Sailor

    This story is based on one found on a papyrus scroll of hieroglyphs from the nineteenth century B.C.. Egypt. It tells the tale of a voyage on the Red Sea to a mysterious and enchanted land of riches located south of Egypt..


  • The Prime Suspect Cases free pdfThe Prime Suspect Cases

    All three Prime Suspect cases. featuring DCI Jane Tennison. in one stunning volume PRIME SUSPECT When a prostitute is found murdered in her bedsit. the Metropolitan police set to work finding the perpetrator of this brutal attack..


  • Manhunt free pdfManhunt

    . Egypt, 518 BC. Kel, a young scribe recently hired by the prestigious guild of interpreters, thinks his future is secure. But following a party to which he should not have been invited, he arrives