By Raymond Long
Published: October 31, 2010.
In a war-torn land, a new threat arrives: desert nomads envious of the fertile coast. Once content to raid for plunder, they now turn to conquest. The daily struggle to stay alive despite the carnage becomes a fight to escape the most brutal enslavement. Amid all this, a chance meeting with one bewitching woman changes the direction of a man's life. That change could alter the course of history.