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The doomed oasis

Hammond Innes

The doomed oasis

a novel of Arabia

by Hammond Innes

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Published by A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English


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StatementHammond Innes.
The Physical Object
Pagination248 p. ;
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23334571M

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hammond innes. Synopsis A sweeping adventure set in the Arabian Desert, where the shadow of British colonialism threatens to destroy a father and son. Three years ago, nineteen-year-old David Thomas beat his father to. An audio adaptation of The Doomed Oasis was repeated on the UK digital radio station BBC Radio 7 (now called BBC Radio 4 Extra).

He was married to fellow author and actress Dorothy Mary Lang in who died in Innes' great love and experience of the sea, as an experienced yachtsman, was reflected in many of his novels. The Doomed Oasis is a thriller novel by the British writer Hammond Innes. A solicitor helps a young man to travel to the Arabian peninsula to find his father, a famous oil prospector Colonel Charles Whitaker.

ReferencesAuthor: Hammond Innes. The struggle takes him deep into the little-known heart of the Arabian desert, to the courts of emirs and sheikhs, to the middle of a desert war, and to Saraifa, the fascinating doomed oasis that plays a pivotal part in the conflict.

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[Hammond Innes] -- "Quiet Welsh solicitor goest to the Middle East on business and finds himself plunged into the violence and intrigue of a great struggle for oil." (From the book cover).

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pages. Pictorial red dust jacket over black boards. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking.

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Hammond Innes has written six books of nonfiction, mostly on travel and concerning the sea. His first nonfiction book was Harvest of Journeys and it was released in Mar 10,  · The doomed oasis: a novel of Arabia by Innes, Hammond, Publication date Publisher New York, Knopf Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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