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Product details

  • Paperback: 640 pages
  • Publisher: Pan; New edition edition (24 Oct. 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1447221710
  • ISBN-13: 978-1447221715
  • Product Dimensions: 13 x 4 x 19.7 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars 173 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 140,946 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Review

"You can get lost in Wilbur Smith...with his swashbuckling novels of Africa."--Stephen King, "Entertainment Weekly" ""

" You can get lost in Wilbur Smith... with his swashbuckling novels of Africa." -- Stephen King, "Entertainment Weekly" ""

"You can get lost in Wilbur Smith with his swashbuckling novels of Africa."--Stephen King, "Entertainment Weekly" ""

Praise for "Burning Shore"

'Wilbur Smith is an adept at thrilling and harrowing scenes, researches his facts, gets it all too horribly spot-on.' - "The Sunday Times"

'Wilbur Smith ... writes as forcefully as his tough characters act.' - "Evening Standard"

'A natural storyteller who moves confidently and often splendidly in his period and sustains a flow of convincing incident without repeating his excitements' - "The Scotsman"

' Wilbur has arguably the best sense of place of any adventure writer since John Buchan.' - "The Guardian"

'An epic novel . . . it would be hard to think of a theme that was more appropriate today ... Smith writes with a great passion for the soul of Africa' - "Today"

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Praise for Wilbur Smith

"Smith is a master." --"Publishers Weekly"

"One of the world's most popular adventure writers." --"The Washington Post Book World

""A rare author who wields a razor-sharp sword of craftsmanship." --"Tulsa World"

"Wilbur Smith is one of those benchmarks against whom others are compared." --"The Times" (UK)
"Best Historical Novelist--I say Wilbur Smith, with his swashbuckling novels of Africa. The bodices of rip and the blood flows. You can get lost in Wilbur Smith and misplace all of August."--Stephen King

"Action is Wilur Smith's game, and he is a master."--"The Washington Post Book World"

"The world's leading adventure writer." --"Daily Express" (UK)

"Wilbur Smith rarely misses a trick."--"Sunday Times"

"Smith is a captivating storyteller." --"The Orlando Sentinel"

"No one does adventure quite like Smith." --"Daily Mirror" (UK)

"A thundering good' read is virtually the only way of describing Wilbur Smith's books." --"The Irish Times"

'Wilbur Smith is an adept at thrilling and harrowing scenes, researches his facts, gets it all too horribly spot-on.' - "The Sunday Times"

'Wilbur Smith ... writes as forcefully as his tough characters act.' - "Evening Standard"

'A natural storyteller who moves confidently and often splendidly in his period and sustains a flow of convincing incident without repeating his excitements' - "The Scotsman"

' Wilbur has arguably the best sense of place of any adventure writer since John Buchan.' - "The Guardian"

'An epic novel . . . it would be hard to think of a theme that was more appropriate today ... Smith writes with a great passion for the soul of Africa' - "Today"

""

'Wilbur Smith is an adept at thrilling and harrowing scenes, researches his facts, gets it all too horribly spot-on.' - "The Sunday Times"

'Wilbur Smith ... writes as forcefully as his tough characters act.' - "Evening Standard"

'A natural storyteller who moves confidently and often splendidly in his period and sustains a flow of convincing incident without repeating his excitements' - "The Scotsman"

'Wilbur has arguably the best sense of place of any adventure writer since John Buchan.' - "The Guardian"

'An epic novel . . . it would be hard to think of a theme that was more appropriate today ... Smith writes with a great passion for the soul of Africa' - "Today"

Wilbur Smith is an adept at thrilling and harrowing scenes, researches his facts, gets it all too horribly spot-on. "The Sunday Times"

Wilbur Smith ... writes as forcefully as his tough characters act. "Evening Standard"

A natural storyteller who moves confidently and often splendidly in his period and sustains a flow of convincing incident without repeating his excitements. "The Scotsman"

Wilbur has arguably the best sense of place of any adventure writer since John Buchan. "The Guardian"

An epic novel . . . it would be hard to think of a theme that was more appropriate today ... Smith writes with a great passion for the soul of Africa. "Today""

"Wilbur Smith is an adept at thrilling and harrowing scenes, researches his facts, gets it all too horribly spot-on." --The Sunday Times

"Wilbur Smith ... writes as forcefully as his tough characters act." --Evening Standard

"A natural storyteller who moves confidently and often splendidly in his period and sustains a flow of convincing incident without repeating his excitements." --The Scotsman

"Wilbur has arguably the best sense of place of any adventure writer since John Buchan." --The Guardian

"An epic novel . . . it would be hard to think of a theme that was more appropriate today ... Smith writes with a great passion for the soul of Africa." --Today

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'An epic novel . . . it would be hard to think of a theme that was more appropriate today . . . Smith writes with a great passion for the soul of Africa' Today

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