General Sir George Smythe, Team Alpha, Nagual socerer and quantum computer battle Wingtip, an avatar of China's first emperor, to save mankind's collective soul. In order to prevail against the mortal and immortal foe, they must marshal all their intellectual resources to acquire Puramore. Time is of the essence since their foe is on the brink of delivering the final coup d'état to mankind.
If you enjoyed Dan Brown's "The Lost Symbol", you enjoy discovering the mystical secret surrounding the Puramore talisman.
An American by birth and education, he wrote the work from the perspective of a contemporary British novelist in order to enhance thematic elements as well as character development and portrayal. His perspective as the author from that standpoint was largely influenced by George Orwell, Arthur C. Clarke, Aleister Crowley, Spinoza, Joseph Campbell and William Blake. His life-long interest in international economics and finance continues unabated. He primarily demonstrates this professional involvement as a contributor to the Long Room, the members-only international finance professionals' forum hosted by the Financial Times of London. He’s an expert scuba diver who enjoys traveling to exotic dive sites. His love of the sea and marine life gives him an unbounded appreciation and support of “green” issues, especially those devoted to the conservation of endangered species and coral reefs.