I thoroughly enjoy this series, which is set in ancient Egypt and features a stolid police office and assorted interesting characters. The plot is complex without being too complicated to follow. Good sense of time and place.
Bernie N. (Bernie) reviewed A Face Turned Backward (Mystery of Ancient Egypt, Bk 2) on
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#2 in the Lieutenant Bak series: Assigned to patrol the Nile's river traffic for stolen elephant tusks, Lieutenant Bak, police commander in ancient Egypt, becomes the next potential victim of a sinister plot spawned by unbridled greed and a willingness to kill.