RecordDetails
New York : Viking, 1995.
262 p. ; 22 cm

A political thriller and romance set in Cairo during World War II. It features Archie Rawlins, a British intelligence officer, and Esta Weiss, a Jewish woman suspected by the British of being a Zionist terrorist. He loves her, then betrays her, then tries to save her. The story is recounted by their son, now a grown man.