Jerusalem Poker

  • by Edward Whittemore
  • Narrated by Fleet Cooper
  • 18 hrs and 16 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

On the last day of December 1921, three enigmatic men - Cairo Martyr, a blue-eyed African who controls the Middle East's supply of aphrodisiac mummy dust; O'Sullivan Beare, a former Irish patriot and gunrunner who has made a fortune selling spurious, phallic-shaped Christian artifacts; and Mark Szondi, a dedicated Zionist who wagers only fried fish futures - sit down to a fateful game of poker in the back room of a Jerusalem antiquities shop owned by a 3000-year-old knight errant. The Great Jerusalem Poker Game as it came to be called, would last twelve years and had as its stake nothing less than control of Jerusalem itself…


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 20-12-2013
  • Publisher: Audible Studios