The Dark Of The Sun

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Pan Macmillan, Sep 4, 2008 - Fiction
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Bruce Curry is the leader of a mercenary band with the dubious support of three white officers. His mission is to relieve a mining town cut off by the fighting and to retrieve a priceless consignment of diamonds. Ranged against his ill-disciplined unit are bandits, guerillas and hostile tribes that infest the land. But there is another, even deadlier enemy - one of his own men...

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User Review  - Ravi - Goodreads

You read the blurb , you know the entire story but it still keeps you entertained till the end of the book. Interesting read for the wonderful comparisons made. Would recommend it as a read for all. Read full review

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Wilbur Smith was born in Central Africa in 1933. He was educated at Michaelhouse and Rhodes University. He became a full-time writer in 1964 after the successful publication of When the Lion Feeds, and has written over thirty novels, all meticulously researched on his numerous expeditions worldwide. His books are now translated into twenty-six languages. Find out more about Wilbur Smith by looking at his own author website,

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