Napoleon's pyramids: Ethan Gage Series, Book 1
"A frothy, swashbuckling tale of high adventure....Escapist fiction at its ultimate."—Seattle Times
"It has a plot as satisfying as an Indiana Jones film and offers enough historical knowledge to render the reader a fascinating raconteur on the topics of ancient Egypt and Napoleon Bonaparte."—USA Today A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author William Dietrich introduces readers to the globe-trotting American adventurer Ethan Gage in Napoleon's Pyramids—an ingenious, swashbuckling yarn whose action-packed pages nearly turn themselves. The first book in Dietrich's fabulously fun New York Times bestselling series, Napoleon's Pyramids follows the irrepressible Gage—a brother in spirit to George MacDonald Fraser's Flashman—as he travels with Napoleon's expedition across the burning Egyptian desert in an attempt to solve a 6,000 year old riddle with the help of a mysterious medallion. Here is superior adventure fiction in the spirit of Jack London, Robert Lewis Stevenson, and H. Rider Haggard, and fans of their acclaimed successors—James Rollins, David Liss, Steve Berry, Kate Mosse—will certainly want to get to know Ethan Gage.
Level 6.4, 21 Points
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|Grouping Title||napoleon s pyramids|
|Grouping Author||dietrich william|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-10-13 22:43:20PM|
|Last Indexed||2019-10-13 00:09:48AM|
|detailed_location_catalog||Main Library - Adult Fiction|
"A frothy, swashbuckling tale of high adventure....Escapist fiction at its ultimate."
"It has a plot as satisfying as an Indiana Jones film and offers enough historical knowledge to render the reader a fascinating raconteur on the topics of ancient Egypt and Napoleon Bonaparte."
|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|series||Ethan Gage adventures|
|series_with_volume||Ethan Gage adventures|1|
Egypt -- History -- French occupation, 1798-1801 -- Fiction
Great Pyramid (Egypt) -- Fiction
Napoleon's Pyramids Ethan Gage Series, Book 1
Napoleon's pyramids / William Dietrich
|title_sub||Ethan Gage Series, Book 1|
Great Pyramid (Egypt)