Light shelfwear to edges and covers. DJ in mylar cover. Library discard with usual marks and attachments, pocket removed. Pages tight and clean. 297 pages. HardCover Binding. Year: 1973. ISBN: 038505551x. The story of a restless, seeking man and a seemingly-unattainable woman who comes to symbolize the very spirit of a proud and blossoming land. A powerful story of love, hate and passion, set against a background of intrigue and conflict as the state of Israel struggles to maintain itself among the hostile and arid desert sands.