The Grand Mirage

The Grand Mirage by Darrell Delamaide is 99 cents today in the Amazon Kindle store, and has received an average user rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars based on 15 customer reviews.  You can pick up your copy by clicking here or typing in http://amzn.to/vFCyHO into your computer’s web browser.

Category: Historical Fiction

Here is the book’s description from the Amazon website:

Lord Richard Leighton must thwart the Kaiser’s plan to build a railroad from Berlin to the Persian Gulf that would enable Germany to threaten Britain’s rule in India. His mission takes him from Constantinople by caravan to Baghdad as he defies the Young Turk regime, eludes a Prussian assassin, and forges an alliance with restive Arab tribes.

The Grand Mirage is an historical thriller that combines Wilbur Smith’s sense of rugged adventure, Eric Ambler’s taste for intrigue and Alan Furst’s period atmosphere to transport the reader back to an exotic Orient now lost to history.

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One response to “The Grand Mirage

  1. Jessie Young

    Just picked up a copy. Thank you for the recommendation!

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