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   Jackal's Head, The, by Elizabeth Peters  
 
  Novel, first publication in 1968
 
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      Althea Tomlinson says she has returned to Egypt to see the sights, and to chaperon a spoiled teenager through this strange and breathtaking desert land. The truth is more complex...and dangerous. Ten years ago, something here brought about her father's ruin and subsequent death -- and Althea intends to clear her disgraced parent's name and lay a dark past finally to rest. But there are some mysteries best left buried in the shifting sands. And a devoted daughter's search for answers is stirring up forgotten memories almost too painful to endure, and propelling her onward toward ancient tombs, legendary treasures, miraculous discoveries...and ever-closer to her own probable doom.

     
     
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  • Children, Teens, Kids.
  • Egypt
  • Mystery
  • Treasure, Gems, Jewels, Gold

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