The Donkey-vous

The Donkey-vous

A Mamur Zapt Mystery

Book - 1990 | 1st trade paperback ed
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discouraging tourism? Owen had better unravel it quickly, or else... And where better to start from than the donkey-vous beneath the terrace, home of Cairo's humble but enterprising youths who hire out their donkeys for photographs and rides... Follow the Mamur Zapt's career through The Mamur Zapt and the Return of the Carpet and The Night of the Dog, both republished by Poisoned Pen Press.
"Tourists are quite safe provided they don't do anything stupidly reckless," so Captain Owen, the Mamur Zapt, Head of Cairo's Political CID under British Rule, assures the press. But what of Monsieur Moulin, kidnapped from taking tea on the terrace at Shepheard's Hotel? How has Mr. Colthorpe Hartley also disappeared. No one has actually seen either victim vanish.... Are these ordinary crimes? Are they intended as deliberately symbolic blows at the British? Or are they just a means of
Publisher: Scottsdale, AZ : Poisoned Pen Press, c1990
Edition: 1st trade paperback ed
ISBN: 1590580265 (pbk.)
Branch Call Number: M PEARCE
Characteristics: 256 p. ; 22 cm


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