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The Cat of Bubastes: A Tale of Ancient Egypt


Logos Library

"In spite of his reverence for the crocodile Chebron did not hesitate a moment, but rushing forward smote the crocodile on the nose with all his strength with the shaft of his spear. The crocodile dropped its victim and turned upon its assailant…~From the book

The Rebu were a courageous and strong people, but they were no match for the huge numbers of the Egyptian troops or their tactics. Now teenage Amuba, crown prince of the Rebu, finds himself a slave of the priest of Bubastes, a feline goddess in Thebes. Amuba learns much as he deals with the strange customs of his young master Chebron and of another enslaved people, the Hebrews. But things take a turn for the worse when one of Bubastes’ sacred cats ends up dead, and Amuba is forced to rely on his own wits to save himself and his friends.

This Logos Library classic is an adventure story about the exciting culture of the Egyptian Empire during the New Kingdom (c. 1550-1070 BC). The Logos Library series presents good stories that Christian kids want to read in a colorful, well-crafted, and affordable way. Unlike many other thrift editions, each book features typesetting and interior design that prioritize readability as well as price.


IMPRINT: Logos Library

AUTHOR: G.A. Henty

PAGE COUNT: 350 pages

SIZE: 5.5x8.5"

BINDING: Paperback

ISBN 10: 194450351X

ISBN-13: 9781944503512

PUB. DATE: July 19, 2016 (first published in 1889)