An engineer dedicated to saving Venice from the rising seas, fails in his task. As a severe storm and high tides threaten to burst through the flood walls, he resolves to remain in Venice with a ghostly lover who claimed his heart years before. A woman from his staff who loves him, does not evacuate, but remains to battle his ghostly lover before he dies in a sinking Venice...Hampton, . Sr. The dull booms, like the measured beats of a primeval heart, echoed through the gray drizzling afternoon. ... The almost submerged islands of Lido and Pellestrina, with their channels opening onto the Adriatic Sea, formed theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Gates of Moses|
|Author||:||S. S. Hampton, Sr.|
|Publisher||:||Melange Books - 2012-07-24|