Yohanan Rivlin, an Israeli professor, is doing research on the Algerian civil war. When he acquires as a research assistant a newly-married young Arab woman, his interests begin to extend beyond Algeria to matters closer to home. Specifically, his curiosity leads him to a quest for the truth about his son's mysteriously failed marriage.
Genre: Fiction + Literature Themes, Fiction + Literature Genres
Subgenre: Family + Friendship, Education, Love + Relationships + Sex, Types of Characters, Work + the Workplace, Literary