Author of the best selling novels -Pyramid Base and Banker's Trust It was supposed to be a simple business trip, just long enough for Reuven Rotterman to purchase diamonds for an important customer and get home in time for shabbos. But when his partner disappears suddenly, Reuven is forced to realize that he may be next. Guided by the only friend he has in the country, Reuven flees through the jungles of Zaire hoping to find his way home to safety. Instead, Reuven finds himself catapulted to the top of the most wanted list - caught in the crossfire between two adversaries on opposite sides of the world. It's a race between Jon Komono, the ruthless chief of the Zairian intelligence services. And General Allen Ford, head of the African department of the CIA. As the forces of two governments converge upon Reuven's hiding place, it becomes clear that the fate of an entire nation rests on the outcome of their battle... who will find him first?