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Warlock #3 Ancient Egyptian [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, MacMillan: 2001

Seller ID: 0333761340

ISBN: 0333761340

Condition: Good


Stricken with grief after the death of Queen Lostris, Taita becomes a hermit, studies the occult and transforms himself into a warlock. He discovers there has been a divine purpose in his suffering when he is called upon to save the dynasty of Queen Lostris from the evil that looms over Egypt. View more info

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Those in Peril #1 Hector Cross [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, MacMillan: 2011

Seller ID: 0230529267

ISBN: 0230529267

Condition: Good


Hazel Bannock is the heir to the Bannock Oil Corp, one of the major oil producers with global reach. While cruising in the Indian Ocean, Hazel's private yacht is hijacked by African pirates. Hazel is not on board at the time, but her nineteen year old daughter, Cayla, is kidnapped and held to ransom. The pirates demand a crippling twenty billion dollar ransom for her release. Complicated political and diplomatic considerations render the civilized major powers incapable of intervening. When Hazel is given evidence of the horrific torture which Cayla is being subjected to, she calls on Hector C... View more info

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A Falcon Flies @ Flight of the Falcon #1 Ballantyne [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Pan Books: 1981

Seller ID: 001012

ISBN: 0330264125

Condition: Good


'A single ball came through at deck level, It struck a burst of sparks from the steel hull, like Brocks Fireworks at Crystal palace, brilliant orange even in the strong sunlight, and the hole it tore through Black Joke's plating was fringed with bare jagged tongues of metal like the petals of a silver sunflower.' In search of a father they barely remember, Zouga and Dr Robyn Ballantyne board Mungo St John's magnificent clipper to speed them to Africa. But long before they sight that mighty continent, Robyn knows that she and Mungo will battle with all the fury of natural enemies -- and love wi... View more info

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Golden Fox #4 Courtney 2 [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Pan Books: 1995

Seller ID: 001207

ISBN: 0330317504

Condition: Good


She felt Ramon come awake and spring from the bed, naked and lithe as a jungle cat. She heard the metallic snicker of a firearm as he snatched the pistol from the holster. In the darkness a yellow flower of gun-flamed bloomed, and a single bullet whiplashed across twenty yards of open ground...In the searing heat of a divided Africa two decades of bitter dynastic conflict explode with terrifying ferocity. To Gary and Sean Courtney it is a struggle to the end; brother pitted against brother as they are dragged unwittingly into the lair of an international terrorist. Only Isabella Courtney stand... View more info

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Assegai #12 Courtney [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, MacMillan: 2009

Seller ID: 0230529208

ISBN: 0230529208

Condition: Good


It is 1913 and ex-soldier turned professional big game hunter, Leon Courtney, is in British East Africa guiding rich and powerful men from America and Europe on safaris in the Masai tribe territories. One of his clients, German industrialist Count Otto Von Meerbach, has a company which builds aircraft and vehicles for the Kaiser's burgeoning army. But Leon had not bargained for falling passionately in love with Eva, the Count's beautiful and enigmatic mistress. Just prior to the outbreak of World War I, Leon is recruited by his uncle, Penrod Ballantyne, Commander of the British Forces in East ... View more info

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The Triumph of the Sun #1 Courtneys and Ballantynes [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, MacMillan: 2005

Seller ID: 140500570X

ISBN: 140500570X

Condition: Good


In the Sudan, decades of brutal misgovernment by the ruling Egyptian Khedive in Cairo precipitate a fierce and bloody rebellion and Holy War headed by a charismatic new religious leader, The Mahdi or "Expected One". The British are forced to intervene to protect their national interests and to attempt to rescue the hundreds of British subjects stranded in the country. Along with hundreds of others, British trader and businessman, Ryder Courtney is trapped in the capital city of Khartoum. It is here that he meets Captain Penrod Ballantyne of the 10th Hussars, as well as the British Consul, Davi... View more info

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A Time to Die #8 Courtney [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Pan Books: 1995

Seller ID: 0330311859

ISBN: 0330311859

Condition: Good


From the master of epic storytelling comes one of his greatest adventures yet - a towering novel of high suspense, breathtaking action and stirring romance. Set against the majesty of the African landscape, its great plains, swamplands, forests and mountains, A Time to Die is a story of courage and friendship, the thrill of the hunt, the savagery of war and the saving power of love. Sean Courtney, professional hunter and veteran guerrilla fighter, is swept up in the savage tides of a new war. Caught between two rival armies, between his love for the beautiful woman at his side and his instin... View more info

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A Time to Die #8 Courtney [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, William Heinemann: 1989

Seller ID: 0434714208

ISBN: 0434714208

Condition: Good


From the master of epic storytelling comes one of his greatest adventures yet - a towering novel of high suspense, breathtaking action and stirring romance. Set against the majesty of the African landscape, its great plains, swamplands, forests and mountains, A Time to Die is a story of courage and friendship, the thrill of the hunt, the savagery of war and the saving power of love. Sean Courtney, professional hunter and veteran guerrilla fighter, is swept up in the savage tides of a new war. Caught between two rival armies, between his love for the beautiful woman at his side and his instin... View more info

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The Dark of the Sun [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Pan: 1968

Seller ID: 0330201808

ISBN: 0330201808

Condition: Good


'The bend in the road rushed towards them, just a few more seconds. Then, with a succession of jarring crashes that shook the whole body of the car, a burst of fire hit them from behind. The windscreen starred into a sheet of opaque diamond lacework, the dashboard clock exploded powdering Shermaine's hair with particles of glass, two bullets tore through the seat ripping out the stuffing like the entrails of a wounded animal.'Bruce Curry is the leader of a mercenary band with the dubious support of three white officers. His mission is to relieve a mining town cut off by the fighting and to ret... View more info

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The Burning Shore #4 Courtney [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Pan: 1986

Seller ID: 0330292277

ISBN: 0330292277

Condition: Good


'Centaine screamed and drove the point of her stave down into the jaws with all her strength. She felt the sharpened end bite into the soft pink mucous membrane in the back of its throat, saw the spurt of scarlet blood, and then the lion locked its jaws on the stave and with a toss of its flying mane ripped it out of her hands and sent it windmilling out and down to hit the earth below.' The passionate love of a beautiful French aristocrat for a courageous South African aviator is begun and extinguished in the blazing skies of war-torn France. But Centaine de Thiry is bent on realizing some of... View more info

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Blue Horizon #11 Courtney [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Pan: 2013

Seller ID: 0330376314

ISBN: 0330376314

Condition: Good


At the close of Wilbur Smith's bestselling Monsoon, Tom Courtney and his brother Dorian battled on the high seas and finally reached the Cape of Good Hope to start life afresh. In this spellbinding new novel, the next generation of Courtneys are out to stake their claim in Southern Africa, travelling along the infamous 'Robber's Road'. It is a journey both exciting and hazardous, that takes them through the untouched wilderness of a beautiful land filled with warring tribes and wild animals. At heart a story of love and hatred, vengeance and greed, Blue Horizon is an utterly compelling adventu... View more info

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Predator #3 Hector Cross [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 2016

Seller ID: 1460752813

ISBN: 1460752813

Condition: Good


They murdered his wife. They destroyed his future. Now they have to pay. Hector Cross, ex-SAS officer, private security expert, widower. His wife was taken much too soon, by a cruel man with evil intentions. Johnny Congo, psychopath, extortionist, terrorist, the man who murdered Hector's wife. Cross wants him dead. So does the US government. Congo is locked up on Death Row in the most secure prison in the free world, counting down the days until his execution. He's got two weeks. He wants out. He's escaped before and knows he can again. Cross, still licking his wounds from his last bruis... View more info

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The Power of the Sword #5 Courtney [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Pan: 1987

Seller ID: 0330297643

ISBN: 0330297643

Condition: Good


Power of the Sword is the story of an intense sibling rivalry in war-torn South Africa from bestselling author, Wilbur Smith. They were half-brothers, raised in different worlds in the same country, and destined to be lifelong enemies. Manfred De La Ray and Shasa Courtney, sons of Centaine de Thiry, were blood enemies from their very first boyhood encounter. Caught up in the tumult of South Africa's history through two decades, they found themselves adversaries in an age-old war of savagery to seize the sword of power in their land. Sweeping from the teeming goldfields of the highland to th... View more info

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Golden Fox #7 Courtney [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, MacMillan: 1990

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 0333535774

ISBN: 0333535774

Condition: Good


In the heat of a divided Africa two decades of dynastic conflict explode with terrifying ferocity. Only Isabella Courteney stands between her two brothers and the mutual destruction they have willed for so long. About the Author: Wilbur Smith was born in Central Africa in 1933. He was educated at Michaelhouse and Rhodes University. After the successful publication of WHEN THE LION FEEDS in 1964 he became a full-time writer, and has since written 30 novels, all meticulously researched on his numerous expeditions worldwide. His books have been translated into twenty-six different languages. www... View more info

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Monsoon #10 Courtney [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Pan: 2000

Seller ID: 0330376799

ISBN: 0330376799

Condition: Good


It is the dawn of the eighteenth century. At the farthest edges of the known world, the mighty East India Trading Company suffers catastrophic losses from pirates of the high seas. After four years away from service, master mariner Sir Hal Courtney prepares for his latest and most dangerous voyage -- a death or glory mission in the name of the Empire and the Crown. Monsoon is Wilbur Smith's extraordinary new Courtney novel: a story of anger and passion, of peace and war. Action, romance and adventure shape a family's destiny as they contest a prize beyond any of their wildest dreams... 'Let yo... View more info

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Rage #6 Courtney [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Pan: 1988

Seller ID: 0330302639

ISBN: 0330302639

Condition: Good


There are heroes and there are monsters. But most of us are ordinary mortals caught up in events too turbulent for any of us. Perhaps when the battle is over, all we will inherit are the ashes of a once beautiful land. It is 1952. Guided by the ruthless hands of Shasa Courtney and Centaine Malcomess, the Courtney family empire has come to dominate the lives of white and black South African alike. But the winds of change are fanning fires of revolution. In his deadly quest for power, Shasa will be tested far beyond the battle of the boardroom, forced to betray his ideals for a misguided dream o... View more info

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River God #1 Ancient Egyptian [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Pan: 1994

Seller ID: 0330331973

ISBN: 0330331973

Condition: Good


Fame and popularity breed envy in high places, and the adulation of the mob is fickle. They often take as much pleasure in tearing down the idols that they have grown tired of as they did in elevating them in the first place. It is safer by far to live unseen and unremarked, as I always attempt to do. An ancient kingdom. An incredible destiny. Taita is a humble slave; an expert in art, poetry, medicine and engineering, as well as keeping important secrets. He is the most treasured possession of Lord Intef. Yet when Intef's beautiful daughter Lostris is married to the Pharaoh, Taita is c... View more info

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Warlock #3 Ancient Egyptian [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Pan: 2002

Edition: 8

Seller ID: 0330376306

ISBN: 0330376306

Condition: Good


After the death of his beloved Queen Lostris, Taita performs the rites of embalmment and burial for her. Then, stricken with grief, he retreats into the forbidding deserts of North Africa where he becomes a hermit. Over the years that follow he devotes himself to the study of the mysteries of the occult until, armed with these extraordinary powers, he gradually transforms himself into the Warlock. When he is called upon to save the dynasty of Queen Lostris from the clouds of evil that loom over Egypt he discovers that there has, after all, been a divine purpose in his bereavement and suffering... View more info

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Monsoon #10 Courtney [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Doubleday Book Club: 1999

Seller ID: 187659005X

ISBN: 187659005X

Condition: Good


Follow up to BIRDS OF PREY and continuing the saga of the Courteney family. Set at the start of the 18th century in England, East Africa and Arabia. Following the lives of the three sons of Hal Courteney, who are drawn inexorably to Africa. The adventure and excitement take place on the ocean but gradually the brothers are seduced by Africa. View more info

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The Burning Shore #4 Courtney [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, William Heinemann: 1985

Seller ID: 043471416X

ISBN: 043471416X

Condition: Good


A novel in which a passionate affair between a French aristocrat and Michael Courtney forces her to set out and seek a future for their unborn child in Africa, but first she must brave the terrors of war, shipwreck, fever and the vastness of Namibia before finding a home. From the author of BIRDS OF PREY. View more info

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The Seventh Scroll #2 Ancient Egyptian [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, MacMillan: 1995

Seller ID: 0333583213

ISBN: 0333583213

Condition: Good


She glanced down at the drawer in which she kept all her floppy disks. That and all the other drawers had been pulled out and thrown on the floor. They were empty, of course; along with the disks, all her notebooks and photographs were missing. Her last connections with the seventh scroll were lost. After three years of work, gone was the proof it had ever existed. A hunt for treasure. A battle to stay alive. When Royan Al Simma is the victim of a vicious attack that leaves her husband dead, her only thought is that she must continue their joint work: to use the secrets of the seventh sc... View more info

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Rage #6 Courtney [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, William Heinemann: 1987

Seller ID: 0434714186

ISBN: 0434714186

Condition: Good


From the author of BIRDS OF PREY. It is 1952. Bitterly divided by the struggles of their native land, the Courtney family empire has come to dominate the lives of all South Africans. As the thought of revolution is in the air, Shasa Courtney is forced to betray his ideals to further his quest for power. View more info

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Warlock #3 Ancient Egyptian [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Pan: 2007

Seller ID: 0330450921

ISBN: 0330450921

Condition: Good


Hidden away in the vast and forbidding deserts of North Africa, Taita has passed the years since the death of his beloved Queen Lostris in prayer and study. He has become the Warlock, wise in the lore of the ancient Gods, an adept of magic and the supernatural. Now Taita answers the summons from the beyond. He leaves the desert vastness and returns to the world of men, to find himself plunged into a terrible conflict against the forces of evil which threaten to overwhelm the throne and the realm of Egypt, and to destroy the young prince Nefer who is the grandson of Queen Lostris. With vivid de... View more info

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Eagle in the Sky [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Pan: 1975

Seller ID: 0330244043

ISBN: 0330244043

Condition: Good


'With a dull but awful roar, the Mirage bloomed with dark crimson flame and sooty black smoke, the wind ripped flames outwards in great streamers and pennants that engulfed all around them, and David staggered onwards in the midst of the roaring furnace that seemed to consume the very air.' Drawn to the sky as though to his natural element, young David Morgan spurns the boardroom future mapped out for him by his family for the life of a jet pilot. Then he meets Debra, the beautiful Israeli writer for whom he will fight, in another country's war, at the controls of his Mirage. Yet the breathles... View more info

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Birds of Prey #9 Courtney [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, MacMillan: 1997

Seller ID: 0333653300

ISBN: 0333653300

Condition: Good


It is 1667 and the mighty naval war between the Dutch and the English still rages. Sir Francis Courtney and his son Hal, in their fighting caravel, are on patrol off Southern Africa, lying in wait for a galleon of the Dutch East India Company returning from the Orient laden with spices, timber and gold... View more info

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Elephant Song [used book]

By: Wilbur Smith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, MacMillan: 1991

Seller ID: 0333555090

ISBN: 0333555090

Condition: Good


The rangers closed in, firing steadily. Within minutes all the adult animals were down. Only the calves still raced in bewildered circles, stumbling over the bodies of the dead and dying. Six minutes after the first shot, a silence fell over the killing ground on Long Vlei...In the blinding light of Zimbabwe's Chiwewe National Park, Dr Daniel Armstrong, world-famous TV naturalist, films the slaughter of a herd of elephant. In London, anthropologist Kelly Kinnear is forced into violent confrontation with the shareholders of the most powerful conglomerate in the City of London, warning them of t... View more info