Harry Sanders is a tender overseas provider officer in Sixties Indochina while the process his existence is unexpectedly altered by way of a deadly and clandestine assembly with insurgents that leads to quiet disaster—and a short yet passionate come upon with Sieglinde, a tender German woman.
soaking up the impression of his misstep, Harry returns in short to Washington sooner than touring to Africa, Scandinavia, and the Mediterranean on assignments. He marries the desirable may perhaps, who's fleeing her circle of relatives disappointments in New England and searching out an get away into Harry’s diplomatic lifestyles. at the floor, they're a good-looking, profitable couple—but the reminiscence of Sieglinde persists in Harry’s techniques, and should has her personal secrets and techniques too.
As Harry navigates the more and more treacherous waters of international relations in an age of interminable clash, he additionally attempts to slim the space among himself and the 2 pleasing girls who've selected to like him, in a unique from a Pulitzer Prize and nationwide e-book Award finalist that “considers the toll existence lived upon the nice level of overseas politics can tackle a guy of substance” (Kirkus Reviews).
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