By Alan Lelchuk
After analyzing a graduate student's thesis in regards to the destiny of Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat who kept hundreds of thousands of Jews in Budapest from 1944 to 1945, Professor Manny Gellerman--part-time detective, historian, and novelist--follows the twists and turns alongside unorthodox paths and uncovers a few uncomfortable truths that could clarify what occurred whilst Wallenberg used to be arrested by way of the Soviets in 1945, taken to Moscow, and left to fester in a Lybianka felony.
Now greater than sixty five years later, Gellerman starts off unthreading those mysteries--and discovers that the private might be Wallenberg, himself. Who was once the genuine guy at the back of the mythical character of noble diplomat and savior of Budapest Jews? Gellerman's quest finally leads him to a Jewish Hungarian girl, who claims she is Raoul Wallenberg's daughter. without delay a detective tale and an strange love tale, this novel inside a unique is full of a number of layers and fantastic characters that every one result in a deeper figuring out of this enigmatic hero.