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Burke in the Land of Silver

Author(s): Tom Williams

Location(s): Argentina

Genre(s): Fiction, Historical

Era(s): 19th Century

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In 1806 the British invaded in Buenos Aires.

What were they doing there? Who was the British spy involved in the plot? And what happened afterwards?

‘Burke in the Land of Silver’ is based on the adventures of real-life spy James Burke and the struggle for power in South America at the time of the Napoleonic Wars.

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Lead Review

This is good historical fiction, a decent story set in a wider context of Napoleon and his machinations. Set in Argentina.

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