Reporting from the battlefield had taken its toll. Needing a break, he hoped his new friend, Lt. Bejamin Wright would led him to a remote outpost out of harms way as the conflict of the Great War raged across the desert.
Instead, Seekers, mysterious nomads hunting for an ancient dagger known as Saladin’s Hidayah, now in Marion’s possession, have brought him closer to danger.
Those around him and those he trusts are not whom they appear. Sgt. Sauer, a German fighting for the English knows more than he leds on, Brigadier General Smith is part of Ms. Bell’s spy network, and the ancient story of Saladin and Sinān seem to transcend time and are some how woven into the fabric of the Great War and the Desert Sea.
Marion is alone for the first time, not knowing who to trust.