Barber, Noel SAKKARA
New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, (1984). 0025068202 / 9780025068209 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Embossed ownership seal to the front endpaper, mild staining to the page edges, else near fine; in a slightly age-toned illustrated dust jacket with a wraparound jacket illustration by Barney Plotkin.
Historical novel set amid the turbulence of Egypt from 1919 through World War II by the one-time chief foreign correspondent for the London Daily Mail who was shot during the Hungarian uprising and stabbed five times covering wars in Morocco.