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The Mamur Zapt and the men behind

Michael Pearce

The Mamur Zapt and the men behind

by Michael Pearce

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cairo (Egypt),
  • Egypt,
  • Cairo
    • Subjects:
    • Owen, Gareth Cadwallader (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Police -- Egypt -- Cairo -- Fiction.,
    • British -- Egypt -- Fiction.,
    • Cairo (Egypt) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMichael Pearce.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6066.E166 M27 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination220 p. ;
      Number of Pages220
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1505098M
      ISBN 100002323176
      LC Control Number93185173
      OCLC/WorldCa28724588

      While riding home to lunch on his donkey, Fairclough of Customs is rudely unseated by shots fired from behind. The incident is but the first of a series of attacks seemingly aimed at public officials. Even Captain Gareth Owen, the Mamur Zapt, British head of Cairo’s Secret Police, barely escapes. Is a sinister campaign to undermine foreign rule under way? COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

      Complete summary of Michael Pearce's The Mamur Zapt and the Men Behind. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Mamur Zapt and the Men Behind. The choice locale of turn-of-the-century Cairo is squandered in this fifth Mamur Zapt mystery (after, most recently, The Mamur Zapt and the Men Behind.

      The Men Behind Mamur Zapt Mystery Series, Book 4 Mamur Zapt Mystery by Michael Pearce. ebook. Sign up to save your library. With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Find out . First met in The Mamur Zapt and the Return of the Carpet, Captain Gareth Owen is a colonial police officer in British-controlled Cairo. As Mamur Zapt, his .


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The victim is a bookkeeper called Fairclough; he has been shot at from behind while riding home on his donkey, though not badly hurt.

Hardly cause for alarm, thinks Cadwallader Owen, better known as the Mamur Zapt, or head of Cairo's Secret : Michael Pearce has 61 books on Goodreads with ratings. Michael Pearce’s most popular book is The Mamur Zapt and the Return of the Carpet (Mamur Zapt.

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The Mamur Zapt is the protagonist of an award-winning series of historical fiction police procedurals, written by Sudanese-born novelist Michael Pearce. The novels are set in Cairo at the turn of the twentieth century. Egypt was ruled notionally by a khedive but the British administered the country at the time.

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Our RBdigital. The Mamur Zapt and the men behind by Pearce, Michael An apparently unread copy in perfect condition. Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind.

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In his fourth appearance (after The Mamur Zapt and the Donkey-Vous), Owen receives complaints from a spate of English visitors and Egyptians that they are being followed; then a Customs Department official is shot at.

The third Mamur Zapt novel (I think) is very like the other one I have read (The Men Behind). The whole series is going to consist of gentle, amusing crime stories set in Cairo about a century ago. The whole series is going to consist of gentle, amusing crime stories set /5.

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Against the background of the hereditary Khedive's dithering over the choice of a new Prime Minister, a wave of (mostly ineffectual) attacks on civil servants&#;just maybe acts of low-level terrorism- -leads David Cadwallader Owen, the Mamur Zapt of colonial Cairo, to investigate Ali Osman Pasha, a beating victim who turns out to be a candidate for the PM post.

The Mamur Zapt and the Men Behind by PEARCE, Michael A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.

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Even Mamur Zapt Captain Gareth Owen, British head of Cairo's Secret Police, barely escapes. Is a sinister campaign to undermine foreign rule under way. And who are "the men behind?". The Mamur Zapt, head of Cairo's CID in the heyday of (the indirect) British rule, focused on political, not police, matters.

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