Book 3. After the death of the author of these memoirs (of which this is the third volume to appear), her heirs felt that her animated (if biased) descriptions of the early days of excavation in Egypt should not be kept from historians of that period.
Although Elizabeth Peters wrote two other series, the Amelia Peabody series has to be the most beloved of her characters. This t The Mummy Case by Elizabeth Peters is a 2007 William Morrow publication. This book was originally published in 1985). It’s always embarrassing when I have to admit I never realized Elizabeth Peters was a pseudonym for the one and only Barbara Michaels, until about five years ago. When I made that connection, I was determined to get know this side of this talented author. This 3rd book in the Amelia Peabody series was a huge disapointment. The first two were hilarious and fun to read, despite the weakness of a having a pretty vague or unremarkable mysterie at their core. Peters seems to not have had much of a thought as to who the perpetrators or the mytery should be whe sitting down and writing this book.
Book was The Mummy Case, the 3rd book in Elizabeth Peters’ Amelia Peabody series. This is me trying to fill in the holes in this series. I had picked up the next book in the series that I owned, and realized that too much had happened that I wasn’t aware of. So, I’m actually visiting the library. Will wonders ever cease? However, I had a harder time getting through this one. I don’t know if it’s because the writing is more refined later in the series, or if I had just reached my limit of Amelia Peabody books for the time being
THE MUMMY CASE Peabody Book 03 Elizabeth Peters After the death of the author of these memoirs (of which this is the. Elizabeth Peters - Peabody 17 - Serpent on the Crown. Peters, Elizabeth - Peabody 01 - Crocodiles On The Sandbank v1.
Elizabeth Peters earned her P. in Egyptology from the University of Chicago’s famed Oriental Institute. During her fifty-year career, she wrote more than seventy novels and three nonfiction books on Egypt. She received numerous writing awards and, in 2012, was given the first Amelia Peabody Award, created in her honor. Peters said she'd never intended the first book as the beginning of a series. I think the second one shows that and this one is much improved. The plot is still silly and unbelievable but the characters shine and she is really getting into stride with Ramses.
28571428571429 14 5 Author: Elizabeth Peters Narrator: Barbara Rosenblat. Amelia investigates the death of a dealer in illegal antiquities which puts her in the path of the intriguing but deadly Master Criminal.
Amelia Peabody Series - An Amelia Peabody Novel of Suspense. View More by This Author. This book can be downloaded and read in Apple Books on your Mac or iOS device. Radcliffe Emerson, the irascible husband of fellow archaeologist and Egyptologist Amelia Peabody, has earned the nickname "Father of Curses" - and at Mazghunah he demonstrates why. Denied permission to dig at the pyramids of Dahshoor, he and Amelia are resigned to excavating mounds of rubble in the middle of nowhere. And there is nothing in this barren area worthy of their.
Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them. 1. The serpent on the crown.