The Map of Love
In 1900 Lady Anna Winterbourne travels to Egypt where she falls in love with Sharif, and Egyptian Nationalist utterly committed to his country's cause.
A hundred years later, Isabel Parkman, an American divorcee and a descendant of Anna and Sharif, goes to Egypt, taking with her an old family trunk, inside which are found notebooks and journals which reveal Anna and Sharif's secret.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - zeborah - LibraryThing
Family saga, but in the form of a family history being uncovered/researched by descendants come together. Widowed Englishwoman comes to Egypt, 'goes native', and falls in love, not necessarily in that ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - qofd - LibraryThing
While the love story element of this book was interesting I could not get into the politics of Egypt. I have no interest in politics at the best of times so a lot of this book left me cold. Read full review