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Escape from Egypt

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Author: George Loukas

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The story of Djamila, a courageous young woman that misfortune seemed to hound her. Her husband executed as a spy; blackmailed by a police General for sexual favors, whom she kills, and a journey of escape from Egypt's security apparatus to further adventures and tragedy in the deserts of Libya and Chad before...

cj

i like this book its cool and sick


Ruth

Good romantic historical novel. It makes you smile


Clovis

Escape from Egypt is one of the most enjoyable and intelligent books I’ve read for years. It has everything; impeccable writing in a calm, unhurried style that draws the reader in, hooks him and makes him desire more. Add to this a wonderful plot that shifts seamlessly from amused observation to great tension as the story progresses, historical accuracy, excellent descriptions and information about numerous places and people, trenchant social scrutiny, philosophical insight and a profound sense of human decency, and you have a book everyone should read.


ABOUT THE AUTHOR

George Loukas

Retired in Greece in 1997 after a hardworking and sometimes hectic career but a happy family life in Egypt.

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