The Angels Weep

Wilbur Smith

St. Martin's Griffin/Thomas Dunne Books

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On a continent of breathtaking beauty and bitter suffering, two vastly different cultures clashed, mingled, and recoiled. Here, amidst mist-shrouded mountains and gold-studded plateaus, ancient tribesmen lived close to the earth, as white men dug fortunes out from beneath them and laid plans for a new civilization.
                                                                               
Out of Southern Africa the enigmatic Cecil Rhodes built an empire in the late 1800s and attracted the brightest and bravest of a generation—including a remarkable far-flung family named Ballantyne. But for the natives, another day was dawning: a day of retribution...

From a courageous woman doctor to a fierce, one-eyed slave trader turned soldier, the whites of Africa were buffeted by two horrific waves of war. And just when a bloody peace seemed possible, the seeds of future turmoil were sown …

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Wilbur Smith

Wilbur Smith is the bestselling author of many novels, each meticulously researched on his numerous expeditions worldwide. His bestselling Courtney series includes Assegai, The Sound of Thunder, Birds of Prey, Monsoon, and Blue Horizon. His other books include Those in Peril, River God, Warlock, The Seventh Scroll, and The Sunbird. His books are now translated into twenty-six languages and have sold over 120 million copies. Smith was born to a British family in Northern Rhodesia, now Zambia, in Central Africa, and attended Rhodes University in South Africa. He has homes in Cape Town, London, Switzerland and Malta.

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The Angels Weep
Wilbur Smith

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin/Thomas Dunne Books
November 2006
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781250054098
ISBN10: 1250054095
672 pages
$23.99

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Mass Market Paperbound
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks
November 2006
Mass Market Paperbound
ISBN: 9780312940737
ISBN10: 0312940734
4 3/16 x 6 3/4 inches, 672 pages
$8.99

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St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks
November 2006
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781429997928
ISBN10: 1429997923
672 pages
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