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Title:
Land of marvels : a novel
Author:
Unsworth, Barry, 1930-2012.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Nan A. Talese, [2009]

©2009
Physical Description:
287 pages ; 22 cm
Summary:
In this thriller set in the Middle East of 1914, Somerville, a British archaeologist, and his team are excavating a long-buried Assyrian palace when an American geologist from an oil company posing as an archaeologist arrives one day and insinuates himself into Somerville's group. But he's not the only one working undercover to stake a claim on Iraq's rich oil fields.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780385520072
Format :
Book