- Author:Wilbur Smith,Richard Brown
- Publisher:Books on Tape, Inc.; Unabridged edition (February 1, 1989)
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Books A Sparrow Falls. Book 3 in the Courtney Series. They came in this morning – and the two of them have been studying the ground all day. I gave them a free hand, but I understand they are setting up the shoot for tomorrow. Sean Courtney, who made and lost £5 million on the goldfields of the Witwatersrand and fought his way through the bloody battlefields of the Anglo-Boer War, now makes his final appearance as soldier, statesman and power in the land. The young Captain who commanded ‘A’ Company pulled out his watch and studied it a moment. They are going out from my section, sir.
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Synopsis: Mark never heard the Mauser shot for the bullet came ahead of the sound. There was only the massive shock in the upper part of his body, and then he was hurled backwards with a violence that drove the air from his lungs. The earth opened before him, and as he fell there was the sensation of being ingulfed in a swirling vortax of blacknessand he knew for just a fleeting instant of time that he was dead. From the trenches of France, General Sean Courtney comes back to fame fortune and a seat in the Government.
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Sean Courtney returns to South Africa from the Great War to find his homestead taken over by unscrupulous developers.
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A Sparrow Falls is the thrilling third novel in the Courtneys series, continuing from When the Lion Feeds and The Sound of Thunder.
There was only the massive shock in the upper part of his body, and then he was hurled backwards with a violence that drove the air from his lungs. From the trenches of France, General Sean Courtney comes back to fame, fortune and a seat in the Government. Mark Anders, the courageous young South African whom he has come to regard as his own son, returns to nothing, his grandfather murdered, and his property seized by an unknown company. A Sparrow Falls is the thrilling third novel in the Courtneys series, continuing from When the Lion Feeds and The Sound of Thunder. Books by Wilbur Smith.
A Sparrow Falls is a 1977 novel by Wilbur Smith. It is one of the Courtney Novels and is set during and after World War One. It was the most popular of Smith's novels in the US to date although it still did not sell as well as in Europe and Africa. General Sean Courtney befriends a soldier Mark Anders, who falls for his daughter Storm.
Sean Courtney who made and lost millions in the gold fields of the Witwatersrand and fought his way through the Boer War, now makes his final appearance as soldier, statesman and soldier in his beloved South Africa in this, the third book of the Courtney novels.
War and bitter estrangement have lost him his own sons. But when fortune brings him young Mark Anders, Sean is drawn into a drama as turbulent as his own life. From the devastation of the trenches in France, through the violence of Johannesburg in the early 1920s, to the serene splendor of the African wilderness, this novel vibrates with Sean's towering personality and is driven forward by Anders, relentless in his pursuit of justice.