The Tower of Babel Author:Morris L. West Back dust cover is photo. Inside dust cover: The Middle East on the brink of th esix-Day War--this is the setting for a distinguished author;s most brilliant novel to date. It focuses on five dominant figures (an Israeli spy, Syrian security agent, PLO terrorist, Lebanese banker, and Israeli intelligence agent). The story takes place on the... more » brink of the Six Day War.« less
A good novel that takes place in the days leading up to the Six Day War. Well told in sense of the human drama and the historical aspects of the times and conditions of the Middle East, with the volatility of the times that has changed little in the 38 years since is was written. An original Book of the Month Club selection.