• The Dark of the Sun

  • By: Wilbur Smith
  • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
  • Length: 3 hrs and 51 mins
  • Abridged
  • Release date: 03-13-07
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan Publishers Ltd.
  • 3.9 (30 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

In the heart of the African jungle, Bruce Curry is the leader of a mercenary band, with the dubious support of three white officers. His mission is to relieve a mining town cut off by fighting and to retrieve a priceless consignment of diamonds. Ranged against his ill-disciplined unit are bandits, guerillas, and hostile tribes. But there is another, even deadlier enemy: one of his own men.
©Wilbur Smith; (P)Macmillan Publishers Ltd
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Critic Reviews

"The pace would do credit to a Porsche, and the invention is as bright and explosive as a fireworks display." (Sunday Telegraph)
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By Diver Mike on 05-01-07

Okay

An easy read, but not up to standards that Smith sets in some of his later works.

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By Peter on 03-30-16

<br /><br /><br />the real afrika<br /> <br /><br /><br /><br />.<br /><br /><br />


good book great story life in afrika. as it was in the 50's could not put i t down.


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