"A monomaniacal meditation on memory and forgetting ... Lebedev's magnificent novel has the potency to become a mirror and a wake-up call to a Russia that is blind to history."
Neue Zürcher Zeitung
“A sobering account with real life stories that detail the systemic targeting of ancient communities in the Middle East. By exposing such atrocities the hope is that people of all faiths can awaken and cleanse their societies of hate and intolerance.”
Professor Alexander Dawoody, Marywood University, and president of the Association for Middle Eastern Public Policy and Administration