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The Keepers of the King's Peace

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The Keepers of the King's Peace
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Publisher: Project Gutenberg
Number of pages: 251

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Unexpected things happen in the territories of the Belgian Congo where Commissioner Sanders keeps an uneasy peace, aided by his trusty assistant Lieutenant Hamilton and hindered, unintentionally, by the trouble-prone Bones. He must deal with 'ju-ju', 'religious-palava', lost vials of virulent disease ... and all the while Bosambo, the magnificent king of the Ochori, watches on.

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