Siege of Khartoum


The eyes of the world are on the fate of General Gordon and the English-held Khartoum as it comes under siege, in this latest novel in the thrilling Fonthill series. 1884. Queen Victoria's hero General Gordon is under siege. Hoards of Dervish warriors, loyal to the Mahdi, the Sudanese warlord and Messiah, are baying for British blood. With a small army and diminishing supplies, Gordon fears Khartoum will fall. Ex-captain and one-time subaltern Simon Fonthill is summoned to Cairo on a vital mission. He must enter the ...

Siege of Khartoum 2010, Headline Book Publishing, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780755345601

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The Siege of Khartoum 2009, Headline Book Publishing, London

ISBN-13: 9780755345595