Mika Toimi Waltari (pronounced [ˈmikɑ ˈʋɑltɑri] ⓘ; 19 September 1908 – 26 August 1979) was a Finnish writer, best known for his best-selling novel The Egyptian (Finnish: Sinuhe egyptiläinen). He was extremely productive.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mika_Waltari
Mika Toimi Waltari (pronounced [ˈmikɑ ˈʋɑltɑri] ⓘ; 19 September 1908 – 26 August 1979) was a Finnish writer, best known for his best-selling novel The Egyptian (Finnish: Sinuhe egyptiläinen). He was extremely productive.
Mika Waltari, (born Sept. 19, 1908, Helsinki, Finland—died Aug. 26, 1979, Helsinki), Finnish author whose historical novels were international best-sellers. Waltari studied theology and philosophy at the University of Helsinki.
The Egyptian (Sinuhe egyptiläinen, Sinuhe the Egyptian) is a historical novel by Mika Waltari. It was first published in Finnish in 1945, and in an abridged English translation by Naomi Walford in 1949, from Swedish rather than Finnish.
The Egyptian: A Novel (Rediscovered Classics) Paperback – April 1, 2002. by Mika Waltari (Author), Naomi Walford (Translator), Lynda S. Robinson (Foreword) 4.5 1,016 ratings. See all formats and editions.
Genre. Historical Fiction, Contemporary, Crime. edit data. Mika Toimi Waltari was a Finnish historical novelist, best known for his magnum opus The Egyptian. Waltari was born in Helsinki and lost his father, a Lutheran pastor, at the age of five. As a boy, he witnessed the Finnish Civil War in Helsinki. Later he enrolled in the University of ...
Mika Waltari. 3.95 avg rating — 19 ratings. Mika Waltari has 263 books on Goodreads with 89876 ratings. Mika Waltari's most popular series is Sinuhe egyptiläinen.
Mika Waltari has 263 books on Goodreads with 89728 ratings. Mika Waltari’s most popular book is The Egyptian.