Pentadaktylos: Love, Promises and Patriotism in the Last Days of Colonial Cyprus by Robert Egby
Approx. 132,380 words.
Published on September 9, 2011.
A haunting saga of dedicated love, old promises and conflicts of patriotism set in the turbulent Middle East. A British Army officer returns to the Mediterranean Island of Cyprus to discover he has a son from a passionate love affair eighteen years before. Real and terrifying problems surface. His seventeen year old son is now a terrorist fighting for independence from British colonial rule.