|03-10-2008, 11:13 AM||#1|
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: San Borja (Lima), Peru
Device: Kinndle: Oasis 3G, Voyage WiFi;FireHD; Kobo: Aura One, Glo HD
Rohmer, Sax: Bimbashi Baruk of Egypt, v.1, 10 March 2008.
This title was released under a Creative Commons License, with additional acknowledgement placed at the end of the book. Book was acquired from Munseys, BUT REFORMATED BY ME TO MY SPECIFICATIONS.
This is a Sax Rohmer collection of stories written under the name of Michael Furey.
I have yet to read this collection, but apparently Bimbashi Baruk is asociated with (I think) the Camel Corps in Africa, but works for British Military Intelligence. The Publisher’s blurb (included as an introduction), states that Baruk has an “uncanny power of scenting crime.” I don’t know if this interferes with dining out or not, but I do know that Sax Rohmer is able to write incredibly fun and ridiculous books, populated with murder and mysticism. All his books (that I’ve encountered) are also grounded in an oriental background.
I hope you enjoy it.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Mystery and Crime Rohmer, Sax: Sax Rohmer Anthology, Vol 3. v3, 24 Aug 2008||HarryT||Kindle Books (offline)||1||08-24-2008 10:34 AM|
|Mystery and Crime Rohmer, Sax: Sax Rohmer Anthology, Vol 3. v3, 24 Aug 2008||HarryT||BBeB/LRF Books (offline)||2||08-24-2008 10:30 AM|
|Mystery and Crime Rohmer, Sax: Wulfheim, v.1, 10 March 2008.||Dr. Drib||BBeB/LRF Books (offline)||3||03-12-2008 12:41 AM|
|Mystery and Crime Rohmer, Sax: Tales of Chinatown, v.1, 10 March 2008.||Dr. Drib||BBeB/LRF Books (offline)||3||03-11-2008 09:26 AM|
|Mystery and Crime Rohmer, Sax: The Dance of the Veils, v.1, 10 March 2008.||Dr. Drib||BBeB/LRF Books (offline)||0||03-10-2008 11:06 AM|