Books by Jeffrey Hantover

THE JEWEL TRADER OF PEGU by Jeffrey Hantover
Released: Jan. 1, 2008

"Appealing but thin."
In cultural journalist Hantover's first novel, a young Venetian Jew, recently widowed, spends 1598-99 in the Burmese kingdom of Pegu, acquiring gems and rediscovering, by way of an unusual cultural custom, his ability to love. Read full book review >