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The Curse of the Pharaohs Summary
Elizabeth Peters

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The Curse of the Pharaohs Summary

Plot Summary

The Curse of the Pharaohs is a mystery novel in a series about Amelia and Radcliffe Emerson, English Egyptologists. The story is set around the turn of the 20th century in the Valley of the Kings. While the Emersons are trying to create a normal English life for their son, Ramses, they are sorely missing their seasonal trips to excavate in Egypt. An opportunity arises for them to return to Egypt when the widow of Sir Henry Baskerville asks Emerson to take over the dig. Emerson and Amelia arrive in the Valley of the Kings and soon become involved in trying to discover who is committing the murders and attacks upon the group.

Amelia suspects each of the characters for either committing or aiding in the commission of the crimes. She believes Lord Baskerville was murdered by either Alan Armadale, the original archaeologist or Lady Baskerville, Lord Baskerville's...

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