Copyright:  Elwyn M Chamberlain 2006


        The right of Elwyn M Chamberlain to be identified as the Author of this Work has been asserted by him in accordance with the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act of 1988. The right to circulate or down load this text by electronic means is freely given. The right to publish this text in traditional book form, or to be used as the basis for motion picture, television, theatrical, operatic, or audio reproductions is reserved and will not be given without prior consent in writing by the Author, his heirs, or his agents.         

While places, historical references and names may be real, all the characters in this text are fictitious and any resemblance to living persons is purely coincidental. Most of the Arabic words and expressions used are in the dialect of Marrakech, a blend of classical Arabic and several Berber dialects.

Translators welcome