In the Flow is the third historic fantasy in the series of The River of Nations. This novel presents a rich collection of short stories about far-flung and exotic places of the globe. Initiating the journey through time and space is theMoreIn the Flow is the third historic fantasy in the series of The River of Nations.
This novel presents a rich collection of short stories about far-flung and exotic places of the globe. Initiating the journey through time and space is the chapter entitled The Valley of Dragons, in which the reader is transported back to the earliest dynasties of ancient China. Through curious circumstances, the protagonist Li Cheng becomes the guardian and trainer of very unique creatures.
Recreating the primeval environment of the Australian Outback, Dream-Time recounts the adventures of gifted Aboriginal dancers and a reluctant leader, who become embroiled in a tribal conflict. Perhaps as a world premiere, the chapter Caral presents what may be the oldest city of South America as the stage for a tragic romance.
Jukumari, the brother of the amorous hero, guides the reader into a unique and relatively unknown civilization, which was a contemporary of ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia. Rekindling an old friendship in the chapter Les papiers électroniques extraordinaires S.A.R.S., two contemporary Frenchmen engage in a lively debate and adventure in high-tech Paris and Normandy while being trailed by a devious assassin. This chapter contains humorous and fanciful inventions of the author and an exploration of current thought in European society.
Finally, Big Daddy? enters into the flow of the river of nations as a key historical figure anxiously seeks his identity. This chapter depicts a hypothetical encounter between three of the most significant personalities of history and a new hope for the future of humanity within the river of nations.