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By Christine Trent

ISBN-10: 1944745009

ISBN-13: 9781944745004

Undertaker Violet Harper and her husband are attending the long-anticipated starting of Egypt’s new Suez Canal, which has been masterminded through the bright French engineer, Ferdinand de Lesseps. Fireworks, galas, and canal cruises are all a part of the deliberate festivities at stops alongside the way.

Tensions abound around the a number of eu delegations in attendance. The Prussians, Dutch, French, British, Austrians, and Russians all have political grievances opposed to one another, made worse by way of inner struggles within Egypt itself.

All of this animosity is forgotten, although, in the middle of clinking glasses and deafening cheers. that's, till an individual dies in an unintended hearth in the course of a fireworks demonstration…or was once the blaze set to hide the demise of a possible blameless spectator? whilst she isn’t authorized to work out to the dressing of the corpse, Violet turns into suspicious.

As decided to get to the evil root of the grisly affair as de Lesseps is to maintain it out of overseas newspapers, Violet begins her personal sophisticated research and fast realizes that there are extra suspects than there are sails on a royal yacht. was once the homicide end result of the political jealousies? Or is a person accomplishing a vendetta opposed to the good guy de Lesseps himself? finally, who didn’t have hatred for the French, whose overall mastery of the Suez Canal intended they'd be controlling canal delivery for the foreseeable destiny?

When one other guy is usually chanced on murdered, it turns into seen that there are malevolent forces one of the revelers…who will cease at not anything to maintain Violet from studying the truth.

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