Elephant Song by Wilbur SmithIn Zimbabwe, Dr Daniel Armstrong, world-famous TV naturalist, films the slaughter of a herd of elephant: closing in as their blood stains the soil and their death song echoes around the stillness of the valley, his professionalism is tinged with a deep sadness. In London, anthropologist Kelly Kinnear is forced into violent confrontation with the shareholders of the most...
Monsoon by Wilbur SmithOne man. Three sons. Once a voracious adventurer, it has been many years since Hal Courtney has dared the high seas. Now he must return with three of his sons - Tom, Dorian, and Guy - to protect the East India Trading Company from looting pirates, in exchange for half of the fortune he recovers. It will be a death or glory mission in the name of the crown. But Hal must also...
River God by Wilbur SmithSet in ancient Egypt. The Valley of the Kings lies ravaged by war, drained of it's lifeblood, weak men inherit the crown. Through the voice of Taita, the author draws the reader into the lives of the characters - their hopes, fears and passions.
The Triumph of the Sun by Wilbur SmithThey've come from out of the shifting sands and down from ancient mountains. Mounted on horse and camel, carrying gleaming swords and plundered rifles, the sons of Allah are led by a holy warrior imbued with jihad, driving his army of thousands to wipe out the last Englishmen from the isolated Nile city... But in Khartoum is a legendary British general, a brilliant...
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