In 1959 an idealistic young Syrian named Halim forsakes his business success to help build the Arab revolution. He is seen as the incorruptible conscience of the Palestinian cause. But he is, in fact, an Iraqi Jew working for the Israeli intelligence service. This novel deals with the Middle East as a place of illusion and reality, where the clash of cultures and cauases is so intricate that the opposite of the apparent is often the truth.
Original title: Jericho Mosaic
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction